VPN: Remote Desktop Connection

Who can use it?

BGSU Faculty, Administrative Staff

What is it?

Remote Desktop Connections allow users to securely access their office computer while off-campus. Access to this tool requires existing access to BGSU's VPN tool.

Where to get it?

Access to this tool requires existing access to the VPN tool which can be requested here.

Once access has been granted, while you are physically on campus, please contact to the Technology Support Center to configure your on campus computer to accept incoming remote access requests.

How to use it?

  1. Technology Support Center must configure your on campus computer to accept remote access requests. 
  2. Sign into the web interface once at http://vpn.bgsu.edu/ to configure your Two-Factor Authentication.
  3. Setup the device you wish to use off campus:

How much does it cost?

There are no costs associated with this service.