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Configure Your Device to Automatically Connect to UB Secure Wi-Fi

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Configure your device to connect to UB Secure Wi-Fi automatically whenever you're on campus.

UB Secure is the recommended access choice for connecting to UB's Wi-Fi campus network. Your UBITName and password and all data transmitted from your device to the wireless access point (the campus network) are encrypted.

Operating Systems

If you do not have one of the listed operating systems, see instructions to configure your device manually.


  • Vista (All Versions, x86 & x64)
  • 7 (All Versions, x86 & x64)
  • 8 (All Versions, x86 & x64), including 8.1
  • 10

Macintosh OS X

  • 10.7 (Lion)
  • 10.8 (Mountain Lion)
  • 10.9 (Mavericks)
  • 10.10 (Yosemite)

iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)

  • iOS 2
  • iOS 3
  • iOS 4
  • iOS 5
  • iOS 6
  • iOS 7
  • iOS 8


  • 2.1 (Eclair)
  • 2.2 (Froyo)
  • 2.3 (Gingerbread)
  • 3.0 (Honeycomb)
  • 3.1, 3.2, 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • 4.1.x, 4.2, 4.3 (Jelly Bean)
  • 4.4 (KitKat)
  • 5.0 (Lollipop)


1. Determine your location:

  • On Campus: select either UB Wireless or UB Connect from your available Wi-Fi networks and, when your Web browser opens and the splash screen appears, click the UB Secure WiFiSetup button.
  • Off Campus: open a Web browser and go to   

2.  The wizard (XpressConnect) will launch automatically. (If not, open a browser and go to a non-UB website such as You will need to give permission to allow the file to run by selecting the box that you accept the terms, then clicking start. If it does not launch, manually download the file using the load XpressConnect manually link.

Click to enlarge screenshot of step 2.

3.  Follow the on-screen directions. When prompted, enter your UBITName and UBITName password.

4.  If necessary, install any required certificates.

5.  When the connection is successful you will see a successfully connected message:

Click to enlarge screenshot of step 5.

6. Whenever you are on campus with your device, it will automatically connect to UB Secure Wi-Fi.

What to Do If UB Secure WiFiSetup Doesn't Work

Try following manual setup instructions if your device didn't connect using the wizard:

Still need help?

Don't know your UBITName or password? Call 716-645-3542, visit one of our two walk-in locations, or send a message.

(xxx) xxx-xxxx
Use your email, if known