Wireless User Guides

Wireless setup User Guides

To get started using the Wireless Network, download the comprehensive guides below for step by step instructions on how to configure your laptop or mobile device or use the proxy settings shown below.



Should you require assistance with connecting an ANDROID or other device to the UOW Wireless Network, please contact the IT Service Centre on 02 4239 2000 or email us at imts@uow.edu.au

Proxy Settings for UOW Wireless

Via Automatic Configuration Script
Via Manual Proxy Configuration

Proxy Type: HTTP Proxy

Host: proxy.uow.edu.au

Port: 8080


User: Your UOW Username

Password: Your UOW Password

Proxy Setup Instructions Download setup instructions

Note: Using Manual Proxy Configuration will impact your internet access outside the university network. Disabling manual proxy settings may be required for normal browsing.

Last reviewed: 26 September, 2014

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If you're from a participating eduroam institution you can connect to wireless internet with your username and password.

UOW staff & students can also connect at other institutions.

Read on to find out more about eduroam and how to connect.