The BGSU Virtual Private Network (VPN) allows users to securely access resources on the BGSU network while off-campus. VPN allows users, while off-campus, to connect to secure websites, BGSU file shares, on-campus only software, and your on-campus computer.

Information Technology Services (ITS) provides all faculty and staff affiliated employees with a VPN account that can be accessed using their BGSU credentials.

Use the articles on this page to assist you in using VPN to connect to BGSU resources while off-campus.

Articles (12)

Accessing R Drive while using VPN

Users can use this guide to be able to connect to File Share (R Drive).

Confirming Pulse is Installed on Your Device

Instructions for confirming if Pulse Secure is installed on your device.

Connect to VPN via Pulse Secure and Duo

Instructions for connecting to BGSU VPN using Pulse Secure and Duo.

How Do I Connect to the BGSU Network While Off Campus?

This article describes how to connect to the BGSU network from your University Devic

Installing Pulse on a University Device

Use Pulse Secure on your University device to connect to the BGSU network while off campus.

Various VPN Methods

Details on the various options for using the BGSU VPN.

VPN Account/Access Information

Information on BGSU VPN account and access information.

VPN Maximum Session Length

Information on VPN maximum session length.

VPN Remote Desktop From a Mac Device

How to access your office desktop using an Apple computer

VPN Remote Desktop From a Windows Device

Step-by-step guide for remotely accessing your office computer using a Windows computer

VPN Web Bookmarks

What are VPN bookmarks?

What BGSU Applications/Services Require VPN To Access Off-Campus

List of BGSU applications/services requiring VPN access.