Remote Access - VPN

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IT Services provides a Virtual Private Network (VPN) service that allows access to internal UofL resources such as network file shares, printing, etc. when you are at home or on the road. While the VPN provides access to many common resources, some services are restricted to on-campus use only.  The VPN service is compatible with Windows, Mac, and Linux


How do I request this service?: 

For VPN Access, browse to from any off-campus location (it will not work if you are on campus). A VPN client will be automatically installed.

What is the cost for this service?: 

There is no cost for this service, as it is funded by the University.

When is this service available?: 

24 hours/day, 7 days/week, except when scheduled maintenance is being conducted.

How do I get help with this service?: 

Contact the Solutions Centre for help Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

  • Email:
  • Telephone: 403-329-2490
  • In Person: TH218 Turcotte Hall
Who can use this service?: 
Service Provider: 
Communications Technologies
Service Category: 
Internet and Telephone