Check out this Wi-Fi and Bluetooth video for more info.
From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon > Settings.
Tap the Wi-Fi switch to turn on or off .
Tap the preferred Wi-Fi network.
If the preferred network is not listed, it can be added manually.
If presented, enter the appropriate Password then tap Connect.
To view the password as it's being entered, tap (check) Show password.
If you're unable to connect to Wi-Fi, refer to the Device Won't Connect to Wi-Fi section of Troubleshooting Common Issues - Verizon Ellipsis 8.