University Technology

WIU Wireless

Note: wireless networks were updated in late May and connection instructions have changed. Some users of the University’s wireless networks may need to reconfigure their devices by following the instructions below. If you continue to experience problems connecting after following instructions, please contact the uTech Support Center and we will assist you as soon as possible during our regular hours.

Western Illinois University offers wireless internet access throughout both the Macomb and Quad Cities campuses. Find complete instructions for getting your devices connected to WIU's wireless internet below.

I am a WIU:
student | employee | guest or alumni

I am a student at WIU that lives on-campus and I want to connect to Wi-Fi using:
Windows | Mac | Android | iOS | Chromebook | Other Device

I am a student at WIU that lives off-campus and I want to connect to Wi-Fi using:
Windows | Mac | Android | iOS | Chromebook | Other Device

I am a faculty/staff member at WIU and I want to connect to Wi-Fi using: Windows | Mac | Android | iOS | Chromebook | Other Device

I am a guest to or an alumni of WIU and I want to connect to Wi-Fi using: Windows | Mac | Android | iOS | Chromebook

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with a Windows device

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with a Mac device

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with an Android device

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with an iOS device (iPhone, iPad)

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with a Chromebook

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with other devices


Can't find what you are looking for? Need additional help connecting to wireless? Please contact the uTech Support Center - available to assist via phone, chat, email or in-person at Stipes Hall 126 in Macomb.