These instructions are for Windows PCs. Visit VPN on Mobile for directions on your mobile device.
The UGA Campus Remote Access VPN allows you access the UGA campus network and FACS computer resources securely and easily while away from the office. You connect via the Cisco AnyConnect software.
Click "Next" from this Welcome screen
Click Finish and restart your computer
You should now see a new icon in your taskbar.
To initiate a remote session, click on the AnyConnect icon and type “remote.uga.edu” and click Connect.
Enter your MyID username and password and click OK. Your icon should change to a lock to let you know that you are now using a secure network.
These directions are for Windows PCs. Contact us for help on other operating systems.
Launch Remote Desktop Connection on the computer you want to connect from. Go to the start menu and type “Remote”. The first item in the list should what you want so select it to launch the program (or press Enter).
Here is where you will enter your computer’s address…
Once you click Connect, you will be asked for your login information for the remote computer.
If you are asked if you trust the connection, Click Connect.
If your username is not proceeded by myid\ or you don't see the domain listed as myid, type in your myid\<yourmyid>. For example, "myid\z-mt"