Procedures on Accessing eduroam WiFi Service

eduroam, or Education Roaming, allows staff and students to use the WiFi service at other eduroam particpating institutions (local and overseas) using the same account credentials they use at their institutions.  

Staff and students can use the eduroam WiFi service with their HKU Portal accounts.  No registration is requierd except or those whose HKU Portal accounts were created before 5 June 2009.  They are required to register once for using the WiFi service (steps: login HKU Portal > type “wifi” in the Search field > click the searched link “Register to use WiFi service”.)

Configuration Procedures:

  1. Procedure for Windows 10
  2. Procedure for Mac
  3. Procedure for iOS
  4. Procedure for Android
  5. Procedure for Other Systems


Multi-Factor Authentication

February 2024
February 2024

Mandatory for all staff accounts

May 2024
May 2024

Mandatory for all student accounts