Virtual Private Network (VPN): Remote Access
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is used to access restricted University resources from off campus using a secured Internet connection. VPN use is restricted to users with a current, active relationship with the University.
University resources that do not require VPN to access from off campus include
Installing and Using VPN
- Instructions for University VPN (All University members; NetID authentication required)
- Instructions for URMC VPN (Medical Center faculty, staff, and students)
Windows 7 and Windows Vista Errors
University IT engineers have identified an issue related to running the Windows native VPN client on Windows 7 (32- and 64-bit) machines with Service Pack 1 installed. Read more...
Contact the IT Help Desk at UnivITHelp@rochester.edu or (585) 275-2000.