How do I Connect to Hawkwifi with an Android Mobile Device?


How do I connect to Hawkwifi with an Android mobile device?


All faculty, staff and students have the ability to connect to Hawkwifi using an Android mobile device.


*Please note: You must follow these steps every time your UNCW password changes. For androids running version 9 or greater, choose "Don't Validate" under CA Certificate.


  1. Go to your device's main menu.
  2. Choose "Settings."
  3. Tap "Wireless & Networks."
  4. Go to "Wi-Fi settings."
  5. Select "Hawkwifi."
  6. Set "EAP Type" to "PEAP."
  7. "Phase 2 Authentication" will be "MSCHAPV2."
  8. Set "CA certificate" to "Use system certificates."
  9. The "Domain" is ""
  10. Set the "Identity" to your UNCW username without ""
  11. The password is your UNCW password. Press "Save."



Screenshot of the Android Wifi settings page.

If you need further assistance, please submit a service request or CHAT with TAC.

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