Wireless Networks @ Olin

Windows 7

Windows 8

Configuring WiFi in OS X

Configuring WiFi in Linux

Manual Config: 802.1x Wireless Information for Olin

:!: Please note that if you are using a computer with an Olin provided image you should be using the provided wireless profiles.

When opening your wireless configuration utility, you may see multiple network names being broadcast, but Olin has one wireless network for all of campus aptly named: OLIN

  • Select the OLIN network and choose an option to connect with WPA2 Enterprise options with AES encryption.
  • Olin is using MS-CHAP V2 with PEAP encapsulation as the authentication protocol.
  • Choose an option to authenticate with user credentials
    • Your username should be entered as olin.edu\username or username@olin.edu where username is your Olin network username if required.
      • Please note that if you are using username@olin.edu that this is not your email address
      • For example, if your name were Joseph Student your username would be jstudent. You would enter olin.edu\jstudent OR jstudent@olin.edu
  • Set an identity to olin.edu\username or username@olin.edu where username is your Olin network username if required.
  • Our server is not currently using a validation certificate