​​At BGU we have a number of wireless networks Intended at different audiences and purposes:
1. BGU-WPA
This network serves all our students and staff. It allows access to all services on our local network and 
To the internet. For example : surfing the web, printing to our public Printing service, accessing departmental services, access to Apps.bgu.ac.il for running organizational applications such as 
SPSS, Matlab, Mathematica etc.

Properties:
Encryption – WPA2, TKIP/EAP ( EAP)
This network requires authentication ( 802.1x )
Using our organizational username/password
Password encryption - PEAP MSCHAPV2

2. WL-GUESTS :
This network is intended for guests, conventions, etc. 
Usage requires special authentication ( username and password ), 
that guests receive from computer referents or department/faculty offices.
Applying for access should be done prior to the arrival of guests.
This network allows access to the Internet but not to inter-university services.
Properties: open network, no encryption

3. JUST4VISITORS
This network is intended for occasional guests and only allows surfing the internet
Using http and https. No need for username and password.
This network is NOT intended for staff, students and guests on a long stay.
For this audience – please use BGU-WPA. 
This network is NOT intended for event guests and conventions – for this
 Please use WL-GUESTS
Properties
Open network, no encryption

4. EDUROAM

education roaming wireless network is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community.

*** Ensure that your laptop or smartphone is setup on campus before your visit.

For auto installing profile go to: https://cat.eduroam.org​

Click the bar:        “download your eduroam installer"

In the home institution windows, select:       “Ben-Gurion University".

The appropriate operating system icon will appear:

Click it to download and install the eduroam installer.

Enter the user credentials:

          Username:  yourUserName@bgu.ac.il

          Password: <Twice>

          <Next> and <Finish>

- Connect to eduroam locally or abroad

Choose network named "eduroam" on your device. You will be prompted for a username and password. Enter the following, and then connect!

          Username: <yourUserName>@bgu.ac.il
          Password: Your normal password


5. SOP
Special network for network intensive events.
For more information, please contact your departmental computer referent

6. BGU-WIFI
This network serves all our students and staff. It allows access to all services on our local network and 
To the internet. For example: surfing the web, printing to our public Printing service, accessing departmental services, access to Apps.bgu.ac.il for running organizational applications such as 
SPSS, Matlab, Mathematica etc.
Properties:
Security Encryption - WPA & WPA2
Authentication (EAP Method) - Protected EAP (PEAP)
CA certificate - None
Phase 2 (inner) authentication - GTC (available for Linux and Android)
  iPhone is using MSCHAPV2
Username (identity) and Password: Using our organizational 

Note:  This network is going to replace BGU-WPA