Ohio University

Campus VPN: iOS

Already set up? Learn how to connect/disconnect.

First Time Setup

  1. Using Safari, download and launch the iOS setup program.
  2. Choose "Allow."
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  3. Make sure the OHIO Campus VPN Profile is "Verified" and choose Install.
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  4. If prompted, enter your device's passcode.
  5. Choose "Next" to accept the agreement.
  6. Choose "Install."
  7. Enter your full @ohio.edu email address and select "Next."
  8. Enter your OHIO password and select "Next."
  9. Select "Done."
  10. Go to Settings.
  11. Choose General.
  12. ChooseVPN. You should see "OHIO Campus VPN" as a configured connection.
  13. Under Status, toggle "OHIO Campus VPN" on.
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  14. At this point you should receive a multi-factor authentication login approval notification on your preferred device.
    • NOTE: Campus VPN does not have a web-based login and defaults to using the Duo Mobile app. You will not see the typical Duo prompt, and you may have to actually open your Duo Mobile app to see and accept the request. If you are not using the Duo mobile app, you may need to Append a Code to your password to complete your login.
  15. To disconnect, return to your Settings and toggle OHIO Campus VPN off.

How to connect/disconnect

To Connect 

  1. On the right side of your Mac's menu bar, click on the VPN icon.
  2. Choose Connect OHIO Campus VPN.
  3. Enter your OHIO ID and password.
  4. Verify your login using multi-factor authentication.
    • NOTE: Campus VPN does not have a web-based login and defaults to using the Duo Mobile app. You will not see the typical Duo prompt, and you may have to actually open your Duo Mobile app to see and accept the request. If you are not using the Duo mobile app, you may need to Append a Code to your password to complete your login.

To Disconnect

  1. On the right side of your Mac's menu bar, click on the VPN icon.
  2. Choose Disconnect OHIO Campus VPN.