Wireless networking, or WiFi, uses radio waves to connect network devices (phones, laptops, etc.) to wireless access points. eduroam is the secure wireless service available across all UCT campuses and at other eduroam-affiliated institutions worldwide. You can set up your eduroam connection either automatically (using a configuration tool) or manually.
Visitors that do not come from eduroam participating institutions, can get WiFi access through the UCT Guest WiFi service.
Connect your mobile device
Connect your laptop
Rules for using eduroam at UCT
How to use eduroam responsibly on campus, and what happens if you violate UCT policy
eduroam at other institutions
Using eduroam wireless access at other eduroam-enabled institutions
Wireless access for guests
Arrange wireless access for your guests to campus