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Wireless Network Services at CCC


The Information Technology (IT) Department is pleased to announce secured wireless access is available to our students, faculty and staff. Use of the wireless network at CCC implies consent to adhere to all College policies regarding computer/technology use at Clinton Community College. In order to use this service, you must know your username and password

IT reserves the right:

  • To block certain services from being used on the wireless network.
  • The right to disconnect any wireless network user at any time without notice.

Most operating systems will display the names of the wireless networks available. Our secured wireless connection SSID is called 'CCC-Secure'.

Configuring your device to CCC-Secure:

  1. Click the wireless connection symbol located in the lower right corner Wireless Connection Symbol
  2. Click CCC-SECURE
  3. Click Connect to display the Windows Security window. Window 8 Network Connection Window
  4. Enter your username and password.
  5. Click OK. You are now connected.
  1. Go to Control Panel, Networking and Sharing Center or click the wireless icon in the system tray, then click "Open Network and Sharing Center" Wireless Connection Screenshot
  2. At the next screen, click "Manage Wireless Networks"Wireless Management Screenshot
  3. At the next screen click "Add" Window 7 Add Network Window
  4. At the next screen click "Manually Create a Network Profile" Window 7 Add Manual Network Window
  5. At the next screen, type CCC-Secure in the network name, security type is WPA2-Enterpries, leave encryption type AES, uncheck "Start this connection automatically" Window 7 Add Manual Network Configuration Window
  6. Click next, at the next screen click "Change connections settings" Window 7 Add Manual Network Window
  7. At the next screen, do not change anything under the "Connection" tab. Click the "Security" tab.
    Window 7 Change Network Window
  8. Under the "Security" tab, click "Settings"
    Window 7 Change Network Security Settings Window
  9. Uncheck "Validate sever certificate" then click "Configure"
    Window 7 Change Network Security Configurations Window
  10. Uncheck the box in the EAP MSCHAPv2 Properties window: Click OK twice.
    Window 7 Change Network Security Configurations Window
  11. Back at the following screen click "Advanced Settings"
    Window 7 Change Network Security Configurations Window
  12. Put a check in "Specify Authentication Mode". Select "User Authentication" from the drop down. Click "OK" twice.
    Window 7 Change Network Security Configurations Window
  13. Back at this screen, click "Close".
    Window 7 Change Network Security Configurations Window
  14. Click on the wireless icon in the system tray and click on CCC-Secure and then click "Connect:" Wireless Connection Available Screenshot
  15. You will get prompted to login. Enter your username and password and click OK. You are now connected.
    Wireless Connection Available Screenshot
  1. Open WiFi network available message.
  2. Select CCC-Secure. Scroll down until you see Identity and Enter Password.
    Enter your username and password (do not use Anonymous identity entry).
    Wireless Connection Adroid Device Screenshot
  3. Press Connect. Your are now connected.
  1. From the Choose a Network pulldown menu, select CCC-Secure.
    Wireless Connection Adroid Device Screenshot
  2. Enter your username and password and click Join.
    Wireless Connection Adroid Device Screenshot
  3. You will be asked to accept the certificate the first time you access CCC-Secure. Select Trust.
    Wireless Connection Adroid Device Screenshot
  4. Your are now connected.

Residence Halls and Dining Facility:
All floors of Residence Halls and Dining Area have wireless access although access is limited in individual rooms.  Access is not secure and does not require authentication with a username and password.