Installing OpenVPN

Before you begin!

You will need to install a Time-based One-time Password (TOTP) app on your mobile device. ITS recommends Twilio Authy.

Contact ITS if you need setup assistance or need an alternatives to the mobile app.

On Windows or Mac OSX:

(PS: ITS recommends enabling backups of your saved applications)

Download the Connect App for your operating system

Run the installer. This will install the OpenVPN client.

The OpenVPN client will display in the Windows Resource Tray or the OSX Menu Bar.

On mobile devices, visit the Google Play Store or Apple App Store and search for OpenVPN Client. When prompted, enter the server and port 443.

Using OpenVPN

Once you have the OpenVPN Client installed, connecting is quick. 

Once connected, you will be able to connect to web sites and remote desktop servers as if you were on campus. 

What Sites and Services Require OpenVPN?

Links and Other Information