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Wireless Configuration Instructions for Android v6+

These instructions will configure your wireless connection to the RU-Secure wireless network. It will allow you to authenticate and browse using a higher level of security and protection. It will also automatically log you in after your first connection – no need to login and authenticate every time you come onto campus.

Note: These instructions will assume you have Android version 6.0 or above on your device. 

Check Your Android Version

From your home screen, press the Menu button to bring up all the menu options.

From the Menu screen, click on the Settings icon to open it. 

Click About Phone. You will see the Android Version number.

RU-Secure Connection Instructions

Ensure your device is connected to a data network, either LTE/4G or a wireless network with internet access.

Click or enter the following link to download the wireless certificate for RU-Secure  https://www.digicert.com/CACerts/DigiCertHighAssuranceEVRootCA.crt, external link

You will be prompted to save the certificate.

Note: Depending on how you lock your device you may be asked to enter your access code, swipe pattern, fingerprint etc. This is to confirm adding the certificate to the device.

When prompted, enter the certificate name as “RU-Secure-cert”, and in the “Used for” field, select “Wi-Fi”. Click OK.

Connect your device to RU-Secure by selecting it from the available networks. When the wireless properties window opens, please select the following options:

  • EAP method: PEAP
  • Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPv2
  • CA certificate: RU-Secure-cert
  • Identity: Your my.ryerson username (same as your Ryerson Gmail account)
  • Password: Your my.ryerson password

Click Save, your device will now connect to RU-Secure.

If you encounter any issues connecting, please contact wireless@ryerson.ca