Getting Started

With default out of the box settings, your iOS device should be ready to connect to Willamette's wireless networks. These instructions will help you step by step.

Before connecting to our network be sure you have the following:

  • A valid Willamette Network Account.
  • Be in a residence hall or academic building where we provide coverage.
  • The proper security key (password) for the network you are connecting to.

Connecting to a network

  1. Open the Settings app and tap Wi-Fi near the top of the list.
  2. Tap on the desired network
  3. Enter the password (security key, link above) and tap Join.
  4. If a registration window does not open automatically, Open a web browser (e.g. Safari, Firefox, Chrome).
  5. Follow instructions displayed on the registration page to complete the wireless network registration process.
    1. If the browser does not show a registration page, try navigating to a site like,  It should reroute you to the Registration page.
    2. If you're using a device that also has a cellular data plan, disable your cellular data in order to force the device to use WiFi

Forgetting a network

You may want to forget a network to make sure your device automatically connects to the right one.

  1. Open the Settings app and tap Wi-Fi near the top of the list.
  2. Tap on the network name that you would like your device to forget
  3. Tap "Forget This Network" above the IP address and other information.
  4. When prompted, tap "Forget."
  5. Make sure you're connected to the correct network afterward, indicated by a check mark.
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