WLAN Access via eduroam

eduroam (Education Roaming) is an European initiative, with the intention of providing employees, teaching staff and students at the locations of all participating
organisations with internet access. eduroam is not only available in many organisations in Europe, but also outside Europe. Access to WLAN eduroam
is possible for you by logging on with your folkwang Email adress and your password.

Where can eduroam be used at Folkwang?

eduroam-WLAN at the Folkwang University of the Arts, can be used in central areas, including the canteen and the library. More up-to-date information is available at:

Who can use eduroam?

Employees, teaching staff and students, who have received their own login info from the Folkwang University of the Arts, can get a WLAN connection. Guests from other institutions have to use the access data from their home institution.

How can external students and teaching staff use eduroam at Folkwang?

External user can use eduroam with the access data from their home institution.

How do you use eduroam?

By using the identifier (as also used for the intranet) and the associated password, it is possible to obtain a WLAN connection for all notebooks and smartphones.


Configuration / Downloads

For the installation you need an active internet connection and then follow the instructions on or you can use the available app for android smartphones from the Google Playstore or Amazon App Store.


Contact IT-Service | Department 2

The IT-Service Department will assist you with any questions you have concerning eduroam and support you with the setting up

Tel       0201_ 4903-333, -451, -452
E-Mail it-systeme(at)


Room O304
Campus Essen-Werden
45239 Essen