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Connecting a mobile device to the “FDU-Secure” Wireless Network

Connecting to “FDU-Secure” Wireless Network with an iOS Device (iPhone and iPad)

  1. Locate and select or tap on the “Settings” app on your iPhone or iPad
  1. Select or tap on “Wi-Fi” within the “Settings” app
  1. Select or tap on “FDU-Secure”, located under the “Choose a Network Menu”
  1. Enter your full FDU e-mail address (ex. faculty@fdu.edu or student@student.fdu.edu) and your NetID password into the proper corresponding text boxes.
  1. Click “Trust” on the top right of screen to accept the security certificate; if you do not complete this step, you will not be able to successfully connect to the FDU-Secure wireless network.
  2. Note that “FDU-Secure” has a check mark under “Wi-Fi”, if so, you have successfully connected to “FDU-Secure” wireless network

Connecting to “FDU-Secure” Wireless Network with an Android Phone

  1. Swipe down twice from the top of your screen.
  1. Locate, then press and hold the Wi-Fi icon.
  1. Select “FDU-Secure” From the list of nearby networks.
  1. Fill in the information as seen on the photo.

EAP Method
PEAP
Phase 2 authentication
MSCHAPV2
CA certificate
Use system certificates
Note: Some devices do not have this option. Instead select “Do not validate”
Domain 
root.fdu.edu 
Identity 
Your FDU e-mail address 
Anonymous identity 
Can be ignored 
Password 
Your FDU email password 

  1. If your device does not have system certificates installed and you select “Do not validate” you will see a warning message about security/privacy.  It is safe to connect to our network, this is just a general message from the operating system.
  1. Press connect 
Last Modified: January 24, 2020 icon icon Copy Link