Eduroam Onboarding (SecureW2) - Linux

Step 1

Connect to the ulvisitor wireless network.  Enter email and click accept to get fully connected to ulvisitor

Step 2

Open a Browser and go to

 You should see a screen with your operating system already chosen. If not, please select your operating system from the drop-down menu next to “Select your device“.

 Step 3

You should see a screen with your operating system already chosen. Make sure Linux is selected. Click on JoinNow.

Step 4

You will be prompted to or will automatically download a script called Click Save File if prompted.

Step 5

Open a Terminal window and navigate to the downloaded file.

Type in sh and press Enter to run the script file. Note: Do not run the script as root or sudo.

Note: Sometimes certain distros of linux may require root for the script to run. Please do the following then rerun script:
chmod 777 /path/to/directory/
replacing /path/to/directory with the path of the directory in which you stored the downloaded file.

Step 6

Hit enter to launch the login screen when prompted to sign-in.

On the Shibboleth Login prompt: Enter your UlinkID and password. Click “Login“.

Step 7

Once the install script completes and the terminal output indicates Joined… the device is setup. The Wireless icon will display a connection to eduroam.

If you’re having trouble with onboarding Linux please do the following commands to attach outputs to support tickets with Helpdesk:

sh –backtrace

uname –r

– sh --backtrace-all

dpkg -l network-manager

lsb_release -a