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    Faculty VPN

    Click here for information and instructions for setting up Faculty and Staff VPN 

    Student VPN

    To begin connecting visit Student VPN will securly connect your home computer / laptop to the University Network and allow you to access resources such as NetStorage, training and Virtual Labs.

    With Internet Explorer the Cisco SSL VPN Service will first try to connect with an ActiveX installer. If you are not using Internet Explorer, you may be prompted for a Java installer.

    The username and password will be the same Eastern account used in all of the computer labs. If you need to look up your account visit this page

    screen shot of logon page

    Confirm that you will follow the acceptable use guidelines for EWU networks.

    continue connecting screen shot

    Confirm that you want to connect with the ActiveX installer.

    active x configure

    Follow the prompts.

    active x download prompt

    Follow the prompts.

    active x installer

    If the connection is successful you should see the following screen. If not, you will have to manually install the Cisco AnyConnect software following the guidelines here.

    CISCO connected successfully screen shot

    Confirm that you will follow the acceptable use guidelines for EWU networks.

    Accept EWU appropriate use screen shot

    As described in the above connection successful screenshot, from the Start Menu you should have an icon to view your Cisco AnyConnect connection.

    CISCO connection status screen shot

    Contact Information

    Help Desk
    JFK Library - Lower Level
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.2247
    fax: 509.359.6847

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