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This Quickstart Guide will help you to connect to WPA2, Suffolk University’s secured wireless Network for faculty, staff and students. Students will need their Suffolk username and password to access SU_Student_WPA2. Faculty and staff must use their Suffolk desktop username and password to access SU_Staff_WPA2.

University Computer Policy

Suffolk University computing resources referenced by this document are bound by the University Acceptable Use Policy.

Step 1

Go to Manage Connections and click on the wireless icon

Step 2

Check the Wi-Fi box if not checked to turn Wi-Fi on.

Step 3

Select Set Up Wi-Fi Network

Step 4

Select Manually Connect to Network

Step 5

Enter the following information:

  1. SSID: enter either SU_Student_WPA2 or SU-Staff_WPA2
  2. Use default name: < leave as default with check mark>
  3. Click Next

Step 6

Security Type: *Select *WPA/WPA2 Enterprise

  1. Enterprise Sub-Type: PEAP
  2. User name: <your Suffolk University username>
  3. User password: <your password>
  4. CA certificate: <leave blank>

  1. Inner link Security: AUTO
  2. Token: <leave blank>
  3. Server subject: <leave blank>
  4. Server SAN: <leave blank>
  5. Disable Server Certificate: <must be checked>

Step 6

Click Save and Connect


You should now be connected to the SU_Student_WPA2 or SU_Staff_WPA2 wireless network.

If you are still unable to connect after following the above instructions, please contact the Help Desk at (617) 557-2000 or email

Troubleshooting Tips

  • It may be necessary to turn your BlackBerry Wi-Fi off and back on in order to connect the first time.

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