How do I connect to WiFi?

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Skip to South Essex College Wi-Fi instructions.

Skip to PROCAT Wi-Fi instructions.

South Essex College students and staff

  1. Choose 'eduroam' from the available wireless networks from your device.
  2. You will be asked to enter a username and password:

    Connect as a SEC Student:

    Enter the username in the format <studentID>@student.southessex.ac.uk, for example:
    [email protected] and enter the password you’ve created to log on to the College computers.

    Connect as SEC Staff:

    Enter the username in the format <username>@southessex.ac.uk, for example:
    [email protected] OR [email protected] and enter the password you’ve created to log on to the College computers.

  3. In some instances your device may get a pop up warning about a certificate error, this is nothing to worry about and just choose accept.

PROCAT students and staff

  1. Choose 'eduroam' from the available wireless networks from your device.
  2. You will be asked to enter a username and password:

    Connect as a PROCAT Student:

    Enter the username in the format [email protected], and enter the password you normally use to login to the College computers.

    Connect as PROCAT Staff:

    Enter the username in the format [email protected], and enter the password you normally use to login to the College computers.

  3. In some instances your device may get a pop up warning about a certificate error, this is nothing to worry about and just choose accept.

Policies

By using these services you agree to the following usage policies:

WiFi status

You can check the status of the eduroam network at our IT Systems Status webpage. If you have any issues connecting to the college WiFi please visit the IT Help Desk located in the Learning Centre or contact them via the details below:

Ext: 4832
Tel: 01702 221832
Email: [email protected].

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