Configuring Android to Use Encrypted (WPA-E) Wireless Services at SMU

Follow these steps to set up your Android device running Android 2.0.x and above to use WPA-E encrypted wireless at SMU.
Before you begin, you must have:

  • An Active Directory (AD) username and password. Your username is usually the first part of your SMU e-mail address (before the @ symbol). If you have forgotten your password, please call the helpdesk at 510-869-6836.
  • An Android device with Android 2.x or above installed.

1.  Configure your wifi settings

  • Select Settings.
  • Select Wireless & Networks.
  • Select Wi-Fi Settings.


2.   Select the encrypted wireless service

  • Under Wi-Fi networks, select smu_lawn.
    • If smu_lawn isn’t on the list, you may need to move to another area with better connectivity.

3.   Configure the smu_lawn option

  • EAP Method: Select PEAP.
  • Phase 2 Authentication: Select MSCHAPV2.
  • For both CA certificate and Client certificate, leave as N/A

4.   Continue configuring the smu_lawn option


5.  Verify your connection