Wireless Tutorial Page

Welcome to the University of Nebraska’s wireless tutorial website. This website was specifically created to help you get connected to the wireless network. UNK has 100% indoor coverage in all the UNK buildings and many outdoor locations.

If you are trying to connect to the secure wireless network click on the connect to onboarding link below:

** Do not onboard using Google Chrome**

Connect to eduroam

UNKGuest Network

  • UNKGuest Network - is a free service intended for use by visitors requiring short-term access to the wireless network to perform general Internet activities.

Manual Wireless Setup for IoT (Internet of Things)

Connecting your devices

  1. On your device, navigate to the area where you can view all WiFi networks that are in range.
  2. Select eduroam from the list of available networks.
  3. Your device will now prompt you to log in to the network. Use the following credentials
    • Username: Use your full UNK email address
    • Password:  UNK password (same as Canvas, Box, etc.) 
      • If you are a student, staff, or faculty on one of the University of Nebraska system campuses, please replace '@unk.edu' with one of the following:
      • Lincoln - @unl.edu
      • Med Center - @unmc.edu
      • Omaha - @unomaha.edu
  4. Accept the eduroam certificate and authenticate your device, if prompted.

Your device should be automatically detected, however, if you have issues; below is a list of device types for each system and choose the link that best describes your device.