The ShawPasspoint network (SSID) allows for easier registration by installing a profile on your Apple device. This allows you to register for Shaw Go WiFi from any location with an Internet connection, without having to be physically near a hotspot.

Learn more about ShawPasspoint SSID.

Connecting Apple Devices

 iphone Register for Shaw Go.pngTo connect to ShawPasspoint you'll need:

  • An Apple device using iOS 8 or higher
  • iPhone 5 or newer
  • iPad 3rd generation or newer
  • iPad Air
  • iPad Mini 2nd generation or newer

Use the Get Started page at to register for Shaw Go WiFi without physically visiting a hotspot, using the safari web browser to complete the registration. 

Connecting Android and all other Devices

To connect all other devices:

  1. Visit your nearest hotspot. Click here to find a hotspot near you.
  2. Open Settings.
  3. Select Wi-Fi.
  4. Select ShawOpen from the available networks.
  5. Complete your registration by signing in with your Shaw ID.

Once connected, your device will automatically connect to the ShawOpen network next time you are within range of a hotspot.

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