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QuickConnect Wireless Configuration Wizard

Pre-configure Your Device For AU's Wireless Network

QuickConnect is a configuration tool that uses a step-by-step wizard to automate the configuration of devices for the American University wireless network, eagle-secure. QuickConnect can be used to configure your wireless devices, before you arrive on AU's campus, to allow for an easy connection experience once you arrive and switch them on.

To set up your device using QuickConnect, follow the below steps. Please note that you will need a valid AU user ID and password, in order to configure your device.

  1. Visit the following URL from the device's internet browser:
  2. You will be prompted with the QuickConnect Configuration Wizard page. Click on START to begin configuring your device. 
  3. If you are using a PC, a file will be downloaded to your computer. You should run this file once downloaded, to start the QuickConnect Configuration Wizard. 
  4. If you are using a Mac or iOS device, click on the link to install the eagle-secure profile. The profile will then be downloaded and installed.
  5. If you are using an Android device, you will need to install the QuickConnect app from the Google Play store, in order for QuickConnect to configure your device properly.
  6. Once configuration is complete on your device, it should connect to the eagle-secure wireless network, when you arrive on campus.


For further assistance, please contact the IT Help Desk at 202-885-2550,, or AskAmericanUHelp.