Guide: VPN Setup


  • How do I connect to the OSU VPN service?


  • ONID account
  • VPN


Note: the OSU VPN is a limited resource and you should only connect to it when you need to. For more information, see: VPN - When to Use


New VPN Server

The Cisco AnyConnect client is required to connect to the VPN server at Client installers are located here:

For detailed installation steps, please select the link for your device's operating system:


Older Manual VPN Setup Method

The following steps can be used to connect to the old VPN server at The old server will be decommissioned in September 2020 and all clients will need to use the AnyConnect client to connect to instead. Note that the AnyConnect client can also be used to connect to for now.


For assistance, contact the Service Desk.


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