Getting on eduroam - Chromebook

eduroam (short for "education roaming") is a secure global roaming Wi-Fi access service for the education and research communities. For more information about eduroam and where service is available see our introduction to eduroam.

Only ONE campus Wi-Fi network should be setup on your device at a time. If you setup a device for eduroam make sure to make your device forget the NP Hawks WPA, NP Hawks Devices, and NP Hawks Guest networks to avoid potential connection problems. See our resources on how to "forget" a Wi-Fi network on a device.


To begin turn on Wi-Fi and select the Wi-Fi icon. It may say "No networks" or "Not connected" below the icon.


From the list of networks that appears click on the eduroam network.


In the pop-up dialog that appears use the following options. You may need to scroll down to see all of the options.

For your username you will need to use your SUNY New Paltz Username followed by As an example if your SUNY New Paltz Username is myusername then you should enter it as When done click the Connect button.

  • EAP Method: EAP-TTLS
  • Phase 2 authentication: Automatic
  • Server CA certificate: Default
  • Domain Suffix Match:
  • Identity: <your username>
  • Password: <your password>
  • Anonymous identity: <leave blank>
  • Check "Save identity and password"


You should now be connected to the eduroam wireless network.


The most common cause for problems setting up your device is a mistyped username or password.


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