Connecting to the WWC-WiFi Network

Select your operating system below to get full and persistent connectivity to the Warren Wilson College wi-fi network without having to reconnect every hour. This traffic is prioritized and encrypted on the network, and you will have access to your home directory and internal resources such as Zimbra.

If you have any problems please call or email the helpdesk x3094 or helpdesk@warren-wilson.edu

Windows XP
Windows 7/Vista
Windows 8
MacOS
iOS
Android

Windows 8

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Begin by navigating to your classic desktop (press Windows key + D). Next, click once on the wifi icon in your system tray to bring up the list of wireless networks.

Select the network named "WWC-WiFi" in your list and click Connect

When prompted, enter your WWC username (first part of your email address) & password and click OK

If a message appears about verifying the server's identity, just click Connect.

Once "connected", you are NOT done. Please right-click on WWC-WiFi and choose "View connection properties"

In the new window that appears, make sure the authentication method is set to Microsoft PEAP

Next click Settings next to authentication method and in the new window Uncheck "Verify the server's identity by validating the certficate" if not so already.

Make sure that Authentication Method is set to EAP-MS-CHAP v2.

Click Configure next to the Select authentication method.

Uncheck Automatically use my Windows logon... if not already

Click OK twice to return to the security tab.

Click Advanced settings.

Check Specify authentication mode and choose user authentication.

Click Save credentials.

Enter your Warren Wilson email username and password without the "@warren-wilson.edu".

Click OK twice, and then close on the last window.

You may need to reconnect to WWC-WiFi as you did in the first steps but all your settings should now be correct.

Windows 7/Vista

Windows XP
Windows 7/Vista
Windows 8
MacOS
iOS
Android

Wifi profile installer

Use the following installer to automatically set your computer up to use WWC-WiFi.

Windows 7/Vista Installer

Click here for manual setup instructions.

Windows XP

Windows XP
Windows 7/Vista
Windows 8
MacOS
iOS
Android

Wifi profile installer

Use the following installer to automatically set your computer up to use WWC-WiFi.

Windows XP Installer

Click here for manual setup instructions.

iOS

Windows XP
Windows 7/Vista
Windows 8
MacOS
iOS
Android

Connecting to the Warren Wilson wireless network on an iPad or iPhone is a straightforward process. Begin by choosing the WWC-WiFi SSID from the Wifi section in the settings app.

Log in using your Warren Wilson email login. You do not need the @warren-wilson.edu.

Finally, accept the certificate to connect to WWC-WiFi. You will now be connected anywhere on campus where WWC-WiFi is available.

Mac Os X

Windows XP
Windows 7/Vista
Windows 8
MacOS
iOS
Android

To connect to the Warren Wilson wireless network from a MacBook or an iMac you begin by clicking on the AirPort icon in the menu and selecting WWC-WiFi. If AirPort isn't running you will first need to select "Turn Wi-Fi On".

Login using your Warren Wilson email login. You do not need the @warren-wilson.edu. Leave Mode set to Automatic. Leave "Remember this network" checked if you wish to reconnect automatically each time you turn your computer on.

Click "Continue" to accept the certificate. Enter your computer's administrator password (if yours doesn't have one leave it blank) and click "Update Settings". You will now be connected anywhere on campus where WWC-WiFi is available.

Android

Windows XP
Windows 7/Vista
Windows 8
MacOS
iOS
Android

To connect to the Warren Wilson wireless network from an Android phone or tablet begin by opening up Settings on your device and going to Wireless & Networks.

If Wi-Fi is not running enable it by clicking the box beside Wi-Fi.

Tap Wi-Fi Settings.

Tap to select the network WWC-WiFi.

If you have not already established a credential storage password, your Android will prompt you to enter one. Otherwise enter your password for storing credentials.

For EAP method select PEAP.

For Phase 2 authentication select MSCHAPv2.

For Identity use your Warren Wilson email login. You do not need to add "@warren-wilson.edu". For Wireless Password use your WWC password.

Tap "Connect". You should see it say "Connected" underneath WWC-WiFi.

GUEST USER

Logging in as a guest user indicates you have read and accepted the Acceptable Use Policy.

STUDENT / EMPLOYEE - CLICK HERE

Welcome to Warren Wilson College. Please read our Acceptable Use Policy before using the campus wireless network. The short version: Don't break the law; don't harass anybody. Also, we will not use or even keep your email address.