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Wireless on Mobile Device

Get connected to eduroam wireless and your Calvin email on your mobile device
Mobile Device

| Students | Faculty & Staff |

 

Students

Connecting your mobile device to eduroam
  • Open your device’s Settings and go to the Wireless Network Settings
  • Connect to eduroam
  • If asked to configure settings, make sure you set the settings as follows:
    • Security: 802.1x EAP or WPA2 Enterprise
    • EAP method: PEAP
    • Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPV2
    • CA or security certificate: GlobalSign Root CA
    • Username or Identity: your full Calvin e-mail address
    • Password: your Calvin passphrase
Setting up mobile device to send/receive StudentMail
  • Make sure you have enabled IMAP in the Mail Settings of your StudentMail account
    • Settings > Mail Settings > Forwarding and POP/IMAP > IMAP Access > Enable IMAP
  • On your phone, open the default email application or Gmail app and add a new Gmail account
  • Enter your full StudentMail email address and Calvin passphrase
  • You may be asked to configure advanced settings. If so, set up the account to be an IMAP account
    • The Incoming mail server settings should be configured as follows:
      • Username: full StudentMail email address (username@students.calvin.edu)
      • IMAP server: imap.gmail.com
      • Port: 993
      • Security: SSL (always authenticate)
    • The Outgoing (SMTP) mail server settings should be configured as follows:
      • Username: full StudentMail email address (username@students.calvin.edu)
      • SMTP server: smtp.gmail.com
      • Port: 465
      • Security: SSL (always authenticate)

Faculty & Staff

Connecting your mobile device to eduroam
  • Open your device’s Settings and go to the Wireless Network Settings
  • Connect to eduroam
  • If asked to configure settings, set the settings as follows:
    • Security: 802.1x EAP or WPA2 Enterprise
    • EAP method: PEAP
    • Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPV2
    • CA or security certificate: GlobalSign Root CA
    • Username or Identity: your full Calvin e-mail address
    • Password: your Calvin passphrase

     

Connecting your mobile device to Calvin Office 365 / Outlook email

iOS

  1. Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Accounts > Add Account...
  2. Choose Microsoft Exchange
  3. Type in your Email Address, Passphrase, and desired account Description (Such as Calvin or Work email) and click Next
  4. Choose which items to sync (most people will want to leave everything on)
  5. After your account is added, choose the account from the Accounts list in Mail, Contacts, Calendars
    • You can set Mail Days to Sync to a larger interval - we recommend either choosing No Limit or 1 Month
    • If desired, choose other Mail Folders to Push (by default, this is set to just your Inbox, which should be okay most of the time)

Android

  1. Go to Settings > Accounts > Add Account
  2. Choose Exchange (or Corporate)
  3. Enter your full Email Address and Calvin Passphrase
  4. On the next screen, you will see advanced settings. They should be set as follows:
    1. Doman\Username: Calvin email address (note: on some phones it enters the username and removes the @calvin.edu, so be sure to double-check this)
    2. Server: outlook.office365.com
    3. Use secure connection (SSL) should be checked
  5. Choose advanced sync settings on next screen (leaving the default setttings should be okay)
  6. You may be asked if you want to activate device administrator. Click Activate to continue.
  7. Name the account (Somethink like Calvin or Work email) - this is optional, but recommended to avoid confusion if you have other email accounts on your device