Wi-fi Connection: UNC-Secure

UNC Secure is accessible to UNC employees with active onyen ids.

  1. Windows laptop
  • Prerequisite:  laptop must have current anti-virus software installed - it will not connect otherwise
  • Establish a wi-fi connection to UNC-Setup
  • Your browser may automatically open to to the UNC Secure web site.  If not, open your browser and go to https://uncsecure.unc.edu
  • Select the green Start button on the bottom right
  • Follow instructions to configure
  • If you have difficulty, refer to the ITS UNC-Secure site
  • MacBook
    • Prerequisite:  laptop must have current anti-virus software installed - it will not connect otherwise
    • Establish a wi-fi connection to UNC-Setup
    • Your browser may automatically open to to the UNC Secure web site.  If not, open your browser and go to https://uncsecure.unc.edu
    • Select the green Start button on the bottom right
    • Follow instructions to configure
    • If you have difficulty, refer to the ITS UNC-Secure site
  • Apple mobile devices:  iPhone, iPad, or iTouch
    • Settings -> Wi-Fi
    • Ensure Wi-Fi is On
    • Connect to UNC-Setup or use your cellular connection to access  https://uncsecure.unc.edu
    • Select the green Start button on the bottom right
    • Enter your onyen
    • Select Continue
    • At the Install Profile page, select Install
    • If you get an Unsigned Profile prompt, select Install Now
    • If your device is password-protected, you'll get a prompt to Enter Passcode
    • At the Enter Password page, enter your onyen password
    • At the Profile Installed page, select Done
    • Return to Settings –> Wi-Fi
    • Select UNC-Secure and you should be connected
    • If you have difficulty, refer to the ITS UNC-Secure site
  • Android Devices
    • Settings -> Wireless & networks -> Wi-Fi settings
    • Click on UNC-Secure.
      • For EAP method, select "TTLS".
      • For Phase 2 authentication, select "PAP".
      • For CA certificate, leave as "unspecified".
      • For User certificate, leave as "unspecified".
      • For Identity, enter your ONYEN.
      • If you see Anonymous identity, leave blank.
      • For Password, enter your ONYEN password.
    • Click connect.