Services

VPN

Cisco Anyconnect VPN (GMU VPN)

To access VSE computing resources such as Zeus, Oracle, MySQL and Helios from off campus you need to establish a VPN connection. We recommend that all users use the GMU VPN. This solution requires the Cisco AnyConnect Client which can be downloaded for Windows, Mac and Linux from:

http://itservices.gmu.edu/downloads/index.cfm#CP_JUMP_34249

Students

Once you have the client installed run it and enter "vpn.gmu.edu" and click "Connect". Then choose "Auto-Select" and enter your GMU ID and password and click "OK". If you are in any type of employee status at Mason (GRA, GTA, wage), you must also configure and use two-factor authentication to use VPN. See http://2fa.gmu.edu for more information.

GRA Students (access to 129.174.124.x network)

Once you have the client installed run it and enter "vpn.gmu.edu/VS-SR" and click "Connect". Then enter your GMU ID and password and click "OK". If you are in any type of employee status at Mason (GRA, GTA, wage), you must also configure and use two-factor authentication to use VPN. See http://2fa.gmu.edu for more information.

Faculty and Staff

Once you have the client installed run it and enter "vpn.gmu.edu/VS-FS" and click "Connect". Then enter your GMU ID and password and click "OK". Faculty and staff must also configure and use two-factor authentication to use VPN. See http://2fa.gmu.edu for more information.