Registering a Device using iOS or Android

Registering a Device using iOS or Android

Any device that uses the NMU network must be registered to make full use of the Internet.
Registering a smartphone or tablet that uses iOS or Android is very similar to registering a computer.

The following notes are provided but the process and menu choices may be different on your device.

Register an iOS device

Register an Android device

Register an iOS Device

1. Tap the settings icon  and select "Wi-Fi".
    
2. Select the network you want to join under "Choose a Network..." In this case, choose "NMU" or any network that is not "NMU_GUEST."
    
3. Once the device connects to the network, open Safari or another internet browser. 
4. Type "register.nmu.edu" in the URL bar and you should see the "NOT REGISTERED" message. 
    
5. Enter your NMU UserID (i.e. jsmith without the @nmu.edu) and password in the fields on the register page and click "Sign In." 
6. You will need to watch a short clip of the Dean explaining the copyright policy, then click "Continue." 
6. Read and accept the Copyright Policy and Acceptable Use Policy.
7. Once your screen shows that you are registered, you will have to wait up to 15 minutes for the internet to access non-NMU sites, but this time period is often much shorter.
    
 

Register an Android Device

The following notes are provided but the process and menu choices may be different on your device.
  1. Naviagte to the "Apps" shortcut.

  2. Select the "Settings" icon.

  3. Under the "Connections" tab, select "Wi-Fi."

  4. Select the NMU network. There are other connections around campus the residence halls is named "NMURES" and the apartments is called "NMUAPT."

  5. After you successfully connected to the network you will need to register the device by opening an internet browser on your phone. In the URL, type "register.nmu.edu"

  6. Once you get to the website, it will prompt you for a log in. You will use your NMU UserID (i.e. jsmith without the @nmu.edu) and password. 

  7. You will be prompted with a video of our Dean of Students, Christine Greer, talking about the copyright policy. Click "Continue" when the video completes.
  8. Once you get to the registration complete screen, you will have to wait about 10-15 minutes until you have full access to the network.
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