Install the U-M VPN

Tags umvpn Cisco

Environment

Virtual Private Network (VPN) / Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client

Issue

Need a specific network address for access to U-M resources.

Resolution

  1. Connect to https://its.umich.edu/enterprise/wifi-networks/vpn/getting-started
  2. Click on your Operating System from the list
    1. Cisco AnyConnect does not support Linux ARM. OpenConnect (third party client) may be used as an alternative (contact the ITS Service Center if you need assistance)
  3. Download the software for your device
    1. Select the appropriate option based on your University role 
    2. Note that you will need to be on the device where you plan to install the software  
  4. Complete any recommended installation steps for the device you specify

Be sure to turn on the VPN before connecting to the services that need it.

Additional Information

See https://its.umich.edu/enterprise/wifi-networks/vpn for more information on what VPN is and why you would use it.

Need additional information or assistance? Contact the ITS Service Center.