All faculty, staff and students will need to configure their laptops for the campus wireless network (Reynolda Campus and Wake Forest Charlotte Center). The Help Desk can assist with configuration for wireless connections on non-university issued equipment.

WFUwireless Profile

Below are the general settings used to configure the WFUwireless connection.


  1. To view the Wireless networks in Windows 8, click the bottom right corner of the screen to display the Charms bar and click Settings. Click the Wireless icon.
  2. Use your computers wireless utility to locate and connect to the WFUwireless network.


    If only WFUwireless-legacy appears, select it.

  3. When prompted enter your WFU username and password. If asked for a domain name, enter DEACNET.


  4. Click Connect or OK to accept the certificate.