VPN changes - Summer 2021

While the recommended way to access University systems off campus is via the Windows Virtual Desktop, some people may need to use the VPN for specialist services.

From Friday 24 September 2021, new users will only be able to connect to the new VPN (Pulse Secure). This is because the old VPN is no longer supported and is in the process of being retired.

We are aware of issues that mean some people may still need to use the old VPN, so this will remain available to existing users who have connected between 1 January and 7 September 2021 until these issues have been resolved.

What if I have a problem connecting to the new VPN?

If you are unable to connect to the new VPN, or once connected you cannot access specific resources, please contact the IT Service Desk by logging on to this website and using the self-service forms on the IT homepage.  Make sure you include: