VPN Access

How to Request

Click the Request VPN button and complete the request form.

Service Description

Request the account service and software for Virtual Private Network (VPN) access.

Standard Features

VPN (Virtual Private Network) accounts are needed for reaching certain applications from off-campus and for updating licenses.

Some Resources that require VPN when off campus:

  • Banner and Argos
  • Institutional Research Internal Website
  • ePrint Finance Repository


  • Encrypted machine validation to EPO servers
  • Authentication to Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office license servers
  • Remote desktop connections

Roles and Responsibilities

User Responsibilities:

Provide details related to the request including:

  • Contact information
  • How VPN access will be used

Service Provider Responsibilities:

Add the necessary services to the user's account. 

Provide software and installation instructions via email.

Provide additional assistance installing and configuring the VPN software, if necessary.

Service Audience

ISU Faculty, Staff, and Students

INFO: Student requests should generally be facilitated through an ISU Faculty or Staff member. 

Institutional Policies

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Service ID: 24237
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