RUWireless Secure/ResNet MacOS Setup

Download the SecureW2 application

In your web browser, navigate to This will redirect you to the RUWireless Secure Installer. Once there, select the "JoinNow" button.

Downloading the SecureW2 application

This screen should appear while the SecureW2 application downloads.

Install the SecureW2 application

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

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

Wait for the installer to connect and authenticate

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

During the authentication process

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

Install the RUWireless Print Driver

After the installer connects your computer to RUWireless Secure, it will ask you if you want to install the print driver. The print driver allows you to print documents from your computer (while connected to RUWireless) to a majority of the printers in the computer labs. If you wish to install the driver, please select "Next," otherwise select "Skip."


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