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Wireless internet

AUAS staff, AUAS students or visitors from other universities staff can access the wireless networks ‘hva’ or ‘eduroam’. To set up a safe connection to these networks as a staff member, you need to download software.

Getting connected

AUAS staff, AUAS students or visitors from other universities staff can access the wireless networks ‘hva’ or ‘eduroam’. To set up a safe connection to these networks as a staff member, you need to download software. 

If you already have an Internet connection (e.g. mobile Internet) ​

  1. Go to https://wifiportal.hva.nl, where your operating system will be identified automatically to ensure the right software is downloaded (e.g. Windows, Mac OS X or Android).
  2. Verify that the operating system is correct and click on ‘Join now’. The software download will now start*.
  3. Install the software on your device.

If you do not have an Internet connection yet

  1. ​Connect to the 'HvA Open Wi-Fi' wireless network.
  2. Open your Internet browser and go to https://wifiportal.hva.nl (Internet Explorer will open this page automatically). Here, your operating system will be identified automatically to ensure the right software is downloaded (e.g. Windows, Mac OS X or Android)*.
  3. Verify that the operating system is correct and click on ‘Join now’. The software download will now start*.
  4. Install the software on your device.

* Mac OS X Lion and Mountain Lion users must first enter their hva-id@uva.nl. Mac OS X Tiger users will receive instructions on how to configure the wireless network manually.

After installing the software

After installing the software, you can access the wireless network of the AUAS at several locations by selecting the ‘hva’ or ‘eduroam’ network. Log in using your AUAS ID. And always add ‘@hva.nl’ to your AUAS ID. The wireless network ‘hva’ can only be used by devices with a 5GHz WLAN Wi-Fi card.

ICT Code of Conduct

AUAS Wireless users must observe the ICT Code of Conduct.

Published by  ICTS 13 January 2017