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Setting up VPN on Your Computer

If you are out of the office, such as when you are working from home, you may need to connect to the University network. To do this you will need to connect to the network using the VPN.

The VPN has specific uses and is not always required for access. Many of the apps you use daily, like Office 365 do not require a VPN to access them. Check the sidebar for more information.

Instructions on connecting to the University VPN

Depending on your type of machine you will have to follow a different guide (this will open a login to the IT Self Service Portal):


Page information: updated by lm920207 on 06/10/22

No VPN? No worries

A lot of essential software does not require the use of the University VPN.

Software including:

  • Office 365 (Word, Excel etc.)
  • Email
  • Calendar
  • OneDrive for Business
  • Microsoft Teams