VPN options for secure, remote access

Fast, secure off-campus access to online resources such as remote desktop, remote printing, or shared network storage access that normally would require you to be connected to the on-campus network. 


Campus VPN

Legacy SSL VPN


Campus VPN

  • Uses the built-in VPN capabilities of Windows, Mac OS, iOS, and Android.
  • Supports many basic, secure services. 

Legacy SSL VPN

  • Browser-based VPN.
  • For advanced needs, the Pulse Secure client is available.
  • The legacy SSL VPN will be retired on July 20. Please switch to Campus VPN before then.


Campus VPN


  • Faculty, staff, and emeriti.

How to Request

Faculty, staff, and emeriti

  • Basic access is enabled by default for all faculty, staff, and emeriti. No request is needed.

Student workers and sponsored guests

  • Student workers and sponsored guests must have supervisor or sponsor approval for VPN access. Supervisors/sponsors should contact the IT Service Desk with the OHIO ID of the individual who needs access.

Legacy SSL VPN Pulse client