A VPN Connection allows you to connect back to campus resources while off campus.
In order to use a VPN connection you need to have approval through IT.
Note: You can only use VPN when you are a connected to a network that is not DWU.
1. Install VPN Client
- Go to https://vpn.dwu.edu
- Login with your DWU username and Password
- Download and Install the Client (Use the 64 bit version for your Windows computer)
- Follow installation instructions
- You may see this System Extenion Blocked message. Click Open Security Preferences.
- Click the Lock icon and enter your credentials. Then click Allow.
2. Connect to the Client
- Open the GlobalProtect Agent
- Type in: portal.dwu.edu
- Click Connect
- Type in your DWU username and password (this is the first part of your email address before the @ symbol)
- Work as your would normally
3. Disconnect from the Client
When your are you finished working, make sure to disconnect from the client.
- Click this icon at the top of the screen
- Then click disconnect
Instructions are similar for Android and iOS. Those apps can be downloaded here:
Apple iOS mobile: