This service is available to University students, staff and Associates.
eduroam is a free, worldwide wireless internet service provide by JISC.
This allows users from one participating educational institution to connect to the Internet or to their home institution’s data network, when visiting another participating institution.
A ‘participating’ institution is one whose national educational network provider is set up to allow eduroam use, and whose local data network is equipped with the necessary components. See the link below for a list of these organisations:
The University of Salford, being a participating institution, is able to allow its own staff, students and Associates to connect to the Internet and to the Salford campus network from any other participating institution.
Visitors to Salford, from other participating institutions, can access the Internet along with their home institution’s network.
Please contact Digital IT for more information and support with connecting to the eduroam service.
Members of the University of Salford can use eduroam only when visiting another organization; however they should prepare their device before travelling.
University of Salford members who are not travelling should connect to UoS-WiFi in the usual way; in that case, do not attempt to connect to the eduroam network.
Information on how to connect to the service should be available from your home organisation.
If you have any issues connecting to the eduroam service please see the Digital IT Service Desk Pages: https://www.salford.ac.uk/dit/help-and-support/service-desk/accordion/service-desk-introduction .
Please visit https://www.eduroam.org for more information.
WiFi is available to users throughout all Peel Park, Frederick Road and Media City University buildings and floors except:
Halls of Residence - supplied by CLV.
Technology House - not available.
Also see the Media City campus map
Please see the online interactive campus map web site: http://www.salford.ac.uk/about-us/travel/campus-map
Additionally, full WiFi coverage is now available outside between some buildings, as indicated by the green shaded areas on the map below. This provides seamless WiFi roaming and improved performance when moving through these outside areas.
Members of the University of Salford visiting another institution: If you have followed the above How to connect to Eduroam instructions but are nevertheless unable to connect, contact Digital IT; Please do not contact the organization you are visiting.
Members of other institutions visiting the University of Salford: Support will be provided by your own institution.
Eduroam is a service provided by JISC https://www.jisc.ac.uk/eduroam
A list of the participating organisations and the service they offer is maintained on the Jisc website: