New Wi-Fi coming to Imperial

Imperial is getting brand new, faster, more secure and reliable Wi-Fi, with installations starting in June 2024. Visit our new Wi-Fi website to find out more.

Depending on whether you're a university account holder, a visitor or guest, you can connect to Imperial's WiFi network using one of the three methods below.

Imperial members


Connect to the College WiFi using the Imperial-WPA Wi-Fi network if you have an Imperial account. Visitor and guest accounts should instead connect via The Cloud.  

Visitors and guests

The Cloud

Free WiFi is available throughout the college via Sky WiFi via The Cloud. Connect to The Cloud by searching for Wi-Fi networks on your device, connecting to the '_The Cloud' network and following the instructions that show on screen. 

For more information visit Sky Wi-Fi


eduroam (education roaming) is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. It's accessible via 10,000 Wi-Fi hotspots at universities, research centres, academies, schools, and other research and education institutions in more than 100 global territories and is free to use. Imperial account holders and visitors and guests can use it.

Find out more about Eduroam


Govroam is a secure national WiFi roaming service for members of the UK public sector and is available at the College to provide public sector visitors with access to the internet. Visitors from participating public sector organisations should log in with their usual govroam account details. For further support and troubleshooting for govroam, please contact your home institutions IT Service Desk.