Apple Automated Tool Installation for the

UWMWiFi Option for Personal Devices

Mac OS X 10.7 or later (Lion and Mountain Lion)iPad, iPhone & iPod iOS 5 or later

(Requires ePantherID and password)

About the Automated Set-up Tool

This automated set-up tool creates a wireless profile on your device for the UWMWiFi option.  Downloading this automated tool should not affect any other settings on your device. However in order to access the tool, you must agree to the Liability Release below by accepting it.

Important Notes

This automated tool is for UWM faculty, staff and student personally-owned devices only. For University-owned devices, consult your local IT professional.

  • This automated tool is only for laptops with OS X 10.7 or 10.8 (Lion or Mountain Lion) and iPads, iPods and iPhones with iOS 5 or later. 
  • An active ePantherID and password is required to access the tool.
  • Once the profile is downloaded, there are additional manual steps needed to complete the process. Instructions to complete the process are below:
  • You do not need to be on campus to run the automated tool.

Liability Release for the Automated Tool for UWM WiFi:

I understand that by accessing and running the UWM Apple Automated tool for UWM WiFi, I am assuming full responsibility for the configuration of my device and by executing this tool on my device I understand and agree that if my device is damaged in any manner, lost or made unusable, by any cause whatsoever at any time as the result of the execution of this automated tool, this release applies. By this release I release the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin (UW) System, its Officers, Agents, Employees, including without limitation, UWM University Information Technology Services (UITS) and its staff from liability, damages or loss which result from or is related in any way to the provision of the UWM Apple Automated Tool for UWM WiFi, including, but not limited to the destruction or loss of data or loss of functionality of my electronic device regardless of negligence or omission by any agent of the UW System. I agree that all transmissions or software are provided and accepted only on condition that the ACCEPTING PERSON accepts All RISK.

I, the Accepting Person, hereby confirm that I have read and understand the above statement, and that I fully agree to the provisions of this Release. I also represent that I am on the date of this release a currently enrolled or employed student, faculty or staff member at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

I have read and accept the terms above and agree to access the Apple automated tool  now. Input your ePantherID and password when prompted.

Should you experience problems connecting to UWMWiFi once you have initially logged into the service, bring your laptop to the UWM Walk-in Help Desk in Bolton 225 or to the Library Learning Commons IT Consultant Desk.Consultants are available Monday–Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to assist.