Wi-Fi / WLAN

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WLAN is an abbreviation for wireless local area network. With Kiel University WLAN, access to the campus network and internet is possible via wireless network. Most of the lecture halls, seminar rooms and the libraries provide WLAN access via valid user ID (stu123456@uni-kiel.de or suxxx123@uni-kiel.de). On Kiel University campus there is no comprehensive network.

There two wireless networks are available on main campus:

  • eduroam is available for guests and members of Kiel University. Members of Kiel University are able to access Intranet services through this network.
  • setup eduroam for wifi configuration, access to cat.eduroam.org, the google playstore and to the university websites.

Hints for usage can be found in the relevant instructions


Connecting WLAN capable devices to the campus network.


Connecting mobile devices. The wireless networks are not meant as a replacement for wired services and institute networks (LAN).


The service is available at any time within the WLAN-covered areas.

Service hours

Fault messages are accepted around the clock via the hotline form.


In case of any questions or problems, please contact us via Hotline, hotline@rz.uni-kiel.de or phone (Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm) under 880-5555.


  • For students can register automatically with the stu-Kennung (and adding @uni-kiel.de for assigning the home institute).
  • Employees need the "Einwahl-Dienste" of the Computing Centre, which have to be applied for seperately. The RZ ID has to be supplemented with the addition @uni-kiel.de for assignment of the home institute .