Virutal Private Network (VPN) - Off Campus Connection

What is this service?

Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a method of remotely connecting to the StFX network via a secure connection, allowing access to network drives and internal-only applications and services while off-campus.  StFX uses the FortiClient.

Why is it useful?

VPN allows users from off-campus to connect, via a secure & encrypted connection, and to access internal-only services and applications, such as H and W Drives, Department Shares, Remote Desktop etc.

How do I access this service?

In the Related documents to the right you will find a link to setup documentation.   You will be prompted to login using your stfx credentials. 

Connection guides can only be accessed with a stfx log in.  You will need to sign in the upper right corner to see these guides.

Who can access this service?

  • Faculty
  • Students
  • Staff
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Service ID: 19545
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