ECU Network Off-Campus Resources

Students, faculty and staff can pre-enroll for campus wireless connectivity or connect to ECU resources through secure VPN connections.

Pre-Enroll with Eduroam

Eduroam is a secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. Many institutions are now members, so a registered user/device has an automatic internet connection wherever eduroam is available. Users "onboard" (enroll) with the eduroam service by installing a certificate on each wireless device and authenticating with their ECU credentials.

New and current students, faculty and staff and those with a new device can conveniently pre-enroll with the eduroam service through Please note that you cannot connect to the eduroam network until the onboarding process is complete.

For more information about eduroam and step-by-step instructions for onboarding your wireless devices, visit the eduroam website.

    VPN - Sponsored Account

    Departments should complete the VPN Access form for their non-employee sponsored accounts requiring VPN access.

      VPN - Faculty, Staff and Students

      A virtual private network (VPN) is a secure connection between an off-campus device - home desktop computer, laptop, tablet, etc. - and internal ECU campus resources. It is recommended that users set up and test a connection while on campus.

      Visit the VPN page for set-up instructions and the VPN login.