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RUWireless Secure MacOS setup


Download the SecureW2 application

RUWireless Installer download for MacOS screenshot

In your web browser, navigate to This will redirect you to your campus’s RUWireless Secure Installer. Once there, select the “JoinNow” button.

Downloading the SecureW2 application

RUWireless Installer for MacOS downloading screen

This screen should appear while the SecureW2 application downloads.

Install the SecureW2 application

RUWireless Secure Installer in in folder screenshot

When the download finishes, a window containing the SecureW2 installer should appear. If it does not, check the folder where you downloaded the installer to and look for an icon that says “SecureW2_JoinNow.” Once this folder is open, double click on the “SecureW2” file and follow the prompts.

Enter your Rutgers University NetID and Password

RUWireless Secure Installer entering credentials screenshot

As the installer progresses, you will be prompted to enter your NetID and password.

Wait for the installer to connect and authenticate

RU Wireless Installer authentication screenshot

After entering your information, the installer will attempt to connect to RUWireless Secure using your supplied credentials.

During the authentication process

RUWireless Installer keychain popup

The installer may ask to access your keychain. If it does, please select “Always Allow”


RUWireless Installer successful connection

At the end of the install process, this screen should appear. At this point, your computer should be configured to connect to RUWireless Secure.