Service Summary

Eduroam is a worldwide wireless access service, which was developed for the international research and education community.

Eduroam allows students, researchers, and staff from participating institutions to obtain wireless access service (authenticated and encrypted) when visiting other participating institutions. A listing of institutions in the United States and around the world (more than 50 countries) that participate in eduroam can be found on the website.

Key Features

Connect to other participating universities' networks via eduroam.

Getting This Service

Wireless devices that support 802.1x authentication are able to access the eduroam network.



This service is available 24/7, excluding planned outages, normal maintenance windows, and unavoidable events. Maintenance windows are Sundays from 7 to 11 a.m. but may be extended to 2 p.m., if needed. If maintenance is required outside of these hours, it will be announced on the Alerts & Bulletins page.


Please check with the participating institutions for availability.


All users of the George Mason University network must adhere to University Policy Number 1301: Responsible Use of Computing.