Starting OS X VPN Client


If you need to connect to NMU resources on your home network (or other non-NMU network), such as art servers or department servers, you will need to a VPN connection. VPN is short for Virtual Private Network. A VPN encrypts the information to and from your computer to a server on campus and also simulates an on campus connection.  The instructions below will show you how to set up that client to connect to the NMU VPN server.
 
  1. Go to http://it.nmu.edu/downloads/cisco-vpn-client-mac
  2. Click "Download Now", and continue through the installation process.
  3. Open "Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client" in the Applications>Cisco Folder.
  4. Enter "nmuvpn5520.nmu.edu" in the text box and click "Connect".
  5. Enter your NMU ID and password and click "Ok
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