The Remote Access VPN is a virtual private network that creates a safe and encrypted connection over the Internet. You may connect to the VPN to securely access UGA systems from off-campus, or to gain access to restricted or sensitive information while on-campus.
To connect to the VPN:
You can find screenshots and complete instructions for using ArchPass with the VPN on the EITS Help Desk site.
01 Default is for general VPN use, to gain access to UGA systems off-campus. It is available to any UGA student, faculty and staff member. Most users will choose this group.
Each time you log in to the Remote Access VPN you will receive an email notice. This process is intended to help minimize fraudulent logins to the VPN.
The notice will come from email@example.com and have the subject line "Alert: UGA Remote Access VPN Login..."
If you have not logged in to the Remote Access VPN and receive an email notice, your MyID password may be compromised.
In that case, you should contact UGA's Office of Information Security by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. You will be asked to provide information in the email notice.
As always, if you are unsure if an email is legitimate, you may contact the EITS Help Desk at 706-542-3106 or email@example.com
You can download the Cisco AnyConnect VPN client from the app store appropriate for your device or from the UGA Remote Access page.
If you have any questions or need assistance, please email the EITS Help Desk or call 706-542-3106.
If you are having difficulty installing directly from the enterprise VPN, the following stand alone installers are available: