Eligibility for U-M VPN (VPN Access)

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U-M VPN (Cisco AnyConnect Mobility Client)


Am I eligible for a U-M VPN? Who has access to U-M VPN?


If you have at least one of the following affiliations, you are eligible for a U-M VPN for as long as you hold that affiliation:

  • Student (from matriculation to either graduation or end of student status)
  • Faculty (including emeritus faculty, lecturers, and intermittent lecturers)
  • Staff (including temporary staff)
  • Sponsored affiliate with a regular uniqname (e.g., Incoming Faculty/Staff, Contractors, Academic Affiliates, and Other University Affiliates)

Not Eligible

The following affiliations are not eligible for a U-M VPN (as long as you do not have any of the roles from the previous list):

  • U-M Friend accounts
  • Alumni
  • Retirees
  • Sponsored affiliate with a temporary uniqname (e.g., Short-Term Guests and Long-Term Guests)

Additional Information

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