The "CNU-Res" wireless network is available in all residence halls for the purpose of connecting devices such as; Gaming Consoles, Streaming Media Players, SmartTVs, and other IoT devices. In order to connect these devices to the wireless network "CNU-Res" please follow the steps below. The "CNU-Res" wireless network will NOT support computers, smart phones, or tablets; please continue to connect those devices to eduroam for internet access.

Please note - when following the steps below you must be connected to eduroam in order to access the "CNU-Res" device registration page.

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Steps for Connecting your device to "CNU-Res"

Please note - you must be connected to eduroam in order to access the "CNU-Res" device registration page.

  • Username = Enter your CNU email address
  • Password = CNU Account Password

Registration Page

(Step #2) Create Device

  • Device Name = Enter a name of your choice
  • Device Type = From the dropdown menu select the correct device type
  • MAC Address = Enter your device's "WiFi" MAC Address
    • For assistance finding the MAC Address of your device please visit your manufacturers support website 
  • Click the "Submit" button when finished

Students are permitted to register up to three devices only.

(Step #3) Record the "Connection Instructions"

  • After clicking the submit button you will be presented with important information required for connecting to the "CNU-Res" wireless network. You will need this information when connecting your device to the wireless network.
  • Connect to the wireless network: CNU-Res
    • Security type = WPA2-Personal
    • Encryption type = AES
  • Encryption "Preshared Key" = *************

(Step #4) Connecting your SmartTV to "CNU-Res"

  • Remember! You will need the connection instructions from the step above to connect your device to the wireless network "CNU-Res"


    • Please visit Samsung Support - LINK


    • Please visit Hisense support - LINK


    • Please visit LG support - LINK


    • Please visit VIZIO support - LINK


    • Please visit TCL support - LINK


    • Please visit Sony support - LINK

If this didn't resolve your issue:

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