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The university’s Wi-Fi network is eduroam.

Wifi and eduroam

You can surf the internet wirelessly on the eduroam wifi network. All data on the eduroam network is sent encrypted. Through eduroam, you have automatic wifi access at other universities and universities of applied sciences, in the Netherlands, Europe and further afield. Choose your device from the table below to open the corresponding manual.


PLEASE NOTE: different username

With eduroam you use your regular ULCN user name - i.e. your student number - followed by @leidenuniv.nl (this may look like an email address but it is not). With the addition @leidenuniv.nl you can automatically connect to eduroam from numerous educational institutions worldwide. Example: if your ULCN name is 's1234567', use 's1234567@leidenuniv.nl' as your identity/user name.  

Safe use of public Wi-Fi networks: eduVPN

When using public Wi-Fi networks, for example in a train or café, your personal data is often not secure. eduVPN offers protection against prying eyes and enables you to securely access protected services from outside Leiden University's network.

Read more and download eduVPN

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