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Duo Multifactor Authentication Required to Connect to the VPN
Duo multifactor authentication is required to verify login to the university’s virtual private network (VPN) at

Video of how to connect once Duo verification is in place.

Review Step-by-Step Instructions on How to Connect with Duo >

Prepare by ensuring:

  • Your Duo authentication method is up-to-date. Make sure you’ll have the device you use. Duo FAQs >
  • Use the Cisco AnyConnect client available below to connect.

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 Cisco AnyConnect client below to connect to the VPN.

VPN for Students

Virtual Private Network for General Use
Windows   |  Mac 

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 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