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

Information Technology Department


Connecting to the ccsu-bluenet Wireless Network
Computers and Chromebooks

The ccsu-bluenet wireless network 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. 

NOTE: CHROMEBOOKS MUST BE MANUALLY CONFIGURED TO ACCESS THE WIRELESS NETWORK, please scroll down for the manual configuration instructions. 

Windows and Mac One-time Configuration

  1. Open the list of wireless networks and connect to ccsu-bluenet.
  2. When prompted, log in with your BlueNet username and password (not your full CCSU email address).
  3. Accept/trust the security certificate, if prompted.
  4. 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.

Chromebook One-time Manual Device Configuration

Use these settings to manually configure the security certificate for access to ccsu-bluenet:


EAP Method: PEAP

Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPv2

Server CA certificate: Do not check

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

Printing via wireless

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