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Virtual Private Network

Use the Virtual Private Network (VPN) to connect to the university network from off-campus and access resources only available from within the network. Download the VPN below.

VPN Updates
AnyConnect Client Updates

Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 21, when you connect to the VPN at secureaccess.gsu.edu using the AnyConnect client, the application will automatically be updated to the latest version (4.9). The server will begin updating your client when you connect to secureaccess.gsu.edu without you needing to perform additional actions. The update may take a few minutes to complete.

Alternate VPN Connection Servers Will Be Disabled
Because the VPN at secureaccess.gsu.edu has been updated to allow for a larger number of connections, the domains at secureaccess2.gsu.edu, secureaccess3.gsu.edu and secureaccess4.gsu.edu are no longer needed for expanded access and will be disabled on Friday, Oct. 23. Start the transition to use secureaccess.gsu.edu to access the university’s VPN prior to Oct. 23.

VPN for Students

Virtual Private Network for General Use
Download:
Windows   |  Mac 


Instructions:
Windows | Mac | Android | iOS

VPN for Faculty / Staff

Virtual Private Network for General Use
Download for Personal Machines:
Windows   |  Mac Instructions:
Windows | Mac | Android | iOS


University-Managed Computers

The Georgia State VPN Client may already be installed on your university-managed computer by default.
Connect with:  Windows  |  Mac

Cisco VPN with Georgia State Configured Profiles

Cisco VPN Profiles are supplied to departments on campus that require configured access to university resources. If you have questions, please contact the IIT Technology Service Desk at help@gsu.edu or 404-413-HELP (404-413-4357).

Cisco VPN on Linux

Cisco VPN is also available for those in the university who use Linux machines for their work.
Download for Faculty / Staff  |  Download for Students