Wireless (Roo-Secure)

The University of Akron wireless network service provides users with fast and convenient access to web-based services. It is available in most campus buildings, listed as “Roo-Secure”. Simply login with your UANetID and password to start using the wireless network.


  • Connect to wireless from most campus buildings
  • Uses secure authentication to protect users' UANetIDs and passwords
  • Login only once per password change


  • UANetID


  • Using the FortiClient VPN is strongly recommended when trying to access the wireless network from home

Available To

  • Faculty & Staff
  • Guest
  • Researchers
  • Students

Service Provider

Information Technology Services (ITS)

185 Carroll Street