What is VPN?

Virtual Private Network software, commonly referred to as VPN, protects users on unsecure networks by encrypting data communicated over the Internet. VPN is a utility that Wake Forest uses to provide users with a secure and convenient way to access campus resources when they are away from campus.

Use of VPN is recommended anytime students, faculty, or staff use an insecure or unknown WiFi network connection or even when at home in order to link them to campus.

Connecting to VPN using Cisco AnyConnect

If the installation of the VPN client fails, click the appropriate operating system to manually install:

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Last modified: July 6, 2018