Remote Services Access
Remote access to internal Services
Off-Campus access to University of Reading internal services, without the use of a VPN, is available through the Office 365 Portal login screen. This means when accessing some services remotely you will enter your login details on a Microsoft branded webpage.
In order to access the services remotely you will need to set up and use the Microsoft Authenticator app (for Multi Factor Authentication). If you do not have a smart device you can complete the process using a phone call or text message from a standard phoneline.
Please see the 'Microsoft Authenticator App' section on this page for further assistance in how to do this.
What is available?
Click the links below to be taken directly to the service:
Requesting access to a service
Log into the Microsoft MyApps Portal, and click on "+Add app" to request access to a published application.
To gain access to services you will first need to download and install the Microsoft Authenticator app.
Select the relevant link below to be taken to the app store page for your specific device:
- Android - Microsoft Authenticator
- iOS - Microsoft Authenticator
- Windows Phone - Microsoft Authenticator
After downloading the app, follow the on screen instructions when accessing a service above.
What if I do not have a smart device?
If you do not have a smart device you can complete the process using a phone call or text message from a standard phoneline. Instructions on how to do this can be found in the detailed guide found in the 'Useful links & guides' sections of this page.
Useful links and guides
For further help with setting up the Multi Factor Authentication, and how to authenticate without a smart device, please see our detailed guide.