Connecting to the CCSU-Secure Wireless Network (PC, Mac, Mobile Devices)

Information Technology Department


Connecting to the ccsu-bluenet Wireless Network
Android Devices


ccsu-bluenet is an encrypted wireless network that provides you with secure and faster access to the internet on campus. The first time you connect to ccsu-bluenet, you will need to install a security certificate on your device.

One-time Configuration

  1. Open the list of wireless networks and connect to ccsu-connect-here.
  2. Open your web browser and the CCSU Wireless Access screen should open automatically. If this screen does not open automatically, then open your web browser and navigate to
  3. From the CCSU Wireless Access screen, click on the ccsu-bluenet button.

    ccsu wireless access screen

  4. At the "Welcome" screen, click on the Install button to install the Cloudpath app from the Google Play store. IMPORTANT: if you are unable to access the Google Play store while connected to the ccsu_connect_here wireless, we recommend that you turn off wireless on your device and use your device's data plan to install the Cloudpath app from the Google Play store directly.

    Welcome screen

  5. Once the Cloudpath app has been downloaded, click on the Set up Wifi button from the Welcome screen. Click on the Cloudpath icon to continue.

    choose action

  6. Click on Enter New Username & Password and enter your BlueNet account username and password.

    log on screen

You have now completed the one-time configuration to connect to ccsu-bluenet. Anytime you are on campus, your device will automatically connect to this wireless network.

Manual Device Configuration

If the secure network access wizard is not available on your device or the above instructions do not work, then you may use these settings to manually configure the security certificate:

SSID: ccsu-bluenet

EAP Method: PEAP

Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPv2

Server CA certificate: Do not check/validate

If prompted for an "identity", enter your BlueNet username and password.


Netshares - faculty, staff, and students may access their netshares while connected to the ccsu-bluenet wireless network. Click here for instructions.


Students, click here for instructions.

Faculty/staff, click here for instructions.

Need Help?

If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the IT Help Desk at 860-832-1720 or email