You can use your GFZ account to connect to Eduroam on the GFZ Campus and in other participating institutions and universities. This allows you access to the Internet. On GFZ Campus you are also granted access to the intranet and to central servers.


To use Eduroam you have to activate this service on the Passwords & Services site on the GFZ intranet web site and set a separate password for it.

General information

Parameters to connect to Eduroam.

  • Network name: eduroam
  • Wireless securiry: WPA2-Enterprise
  • Authentication: Protected EAP (PEAP)
  • Inner authentication: EAP-MSCHAPv2
  • Root certificate: Deutsche Telekom Root CA 2
  • Username:
  • Password: Your Eduroam password

Detailed instructions


Help desk (RZ-Support)

E-mail: rz-support(at)
Hotline: +49 331 288 2845

Business hours:
Mon-Thu 8:30 - 16:00 (UTC+2)
Fri 8:30 - 15:00 (UTC+2)

Building A20
14473 Potsdam