HKBU Wi-Fi Services

On Campus
For setting up Wi-Fi network on mobile devices, please select the appropriate SSID (service set identifier) according to the table below:

SSID Target User Detailed Procedure / More Information
 Staff & Student Windows 10 User Guide
Windows 7 User Guide Digital Certificate
Mac OS X User Guide
iOS User Guide
Android User Guide
BU-Guest Visitors & Alumni
Login ticket (issued by ITO) is required
User Guide Year Ticket Application
(for Alumni only)
eduroam Visitors
Local and international educational institutes
Wi-Fi.HK via HKBU 2 Visitors
General public

1‘BU-Advanced’ is working on 5GHz frequency band, while ‘BU-Standard’ is working on 2.4 GHz frequency band.  Although ‘BU-Advanced’ provides better WiFi experience, please connect to ‘BU-Standard’ if your device does not support 5GHz frequency band.  These SSIDs are secure Wi-Fi connections with data encryption via WPA/WPA2.  For details, please refer to the user manual of your device.
2 Service is provided by third party and service availability may be subject to change without prior notice.

Off Campus
Free Wi-Fi is available to staff and students connecting from off campus.  When using free Wi-Fi outside the campus network, secure connection with data encryption should be used whenever possible.  The following SSIDs are encrypted Wi-Fi network using WPA or WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access) to provide mobile devices with maximum data security.  For connection, please refer to the table below:

SSID Detailed Procedure / More Information
Universities via CSL Configuration Guide Hotspot Location
Universities via Y5ZONE Configuration Guide Hotspot Location
eduroam Configuration Guide