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VPN Client

The Virtual Private Network (VPN) client allows you to securely connect from your local workstation to DePaul's Campus Network.  A client is required.  Please follow the instructions below to install the correct client.  The client found on this page will not grant access to any resources within DePaul's data centers.  The "Data Center VPN" client may be accessed here

The Remote Access VPN requires the use of Duo two-factor.  You will need to setup Duo (if you haven't already done so) prior to accessing the VPN.  Please follow the instructions located here.

Windows 7, 8, and 10 Client (Standard DePaul Image)

  • Click here to download the VPN client
  • Save the file to your desktop
  • Double click on the file (Pulse_Remote_Access) on your desktop and wait on your desktop and wait while the client installs 
  • When the installation is finished, you will see a new Pulse Secure icon in your start menu
  • Click here​ for instructions on how to login to the Pulse Secure VPN with Duo

Mac OS X Client

  • Click here to download the VPN client
  • Run the dmg file by double clicking on the file
  • Open the "PulseSecure.pkg" file, and follow on-screen prompts
  • Enter your account password when prompted to approve the installation
  • Click here​ for instructions on how to login to the Pulse Secure VPN with Duo