VPN from home

Why Connect?:

Many of the Cornell services for your Cornell owned computer require a VPN connection in order to maintain OS Certificates, and Updates to your system.  It is recommended that you connect to the Cornell VPN on a weekly basis for about 4 hours. 

Enabling VPN:

Cisco Anyconnect is typically already insalled on your computer.

If it needs to be updated, it will do so when you click on the icon, once you are connected to the internet, No administrative credentials are needed.

If not, you can obtain it here: https://it.cornell.edu/vpn — select the installer for your operating system. (admin intervention maybe required.  If so please contact the ITSG help desk at itcoecis-help@cornell.edu)

VPN requires 2 factor authentication:

Note that VPN now requires 2 factor authentications. In the drop down titled Group, select Two-factor, then Tab after you put in your password. If you have not setup your duo factor authentication, see link in documentation.

If  you are staff, your user name is  netID@en-cc-vpn-staff

Other users see chart below

Documentation:

https://it.cornell.edu/twostep/get-started-two-step-login?utm_campaign=twostepo365&utm_source=webpage&utm_medium=twostephome&utm_content=buttongetstarted

netID@en-am-vpn-acad CAM Department Academic personnel
netID@en-ap-vpn-acad AEP Department Academic personnel
netID@en-bm-vpn-acad BME Department Academic personnel
netID@en-cb-vpn-acad CBE Department Academic personnel
netID@en-cc-vpn-temp Student Workers Access
netID@en-ce-vpn-acad CEE Department Academic personnel
netID@en-cg-vpn-acad PCG Department Academic personnel
netID@en-ci-vpn-arxiv Arxiv
netID@en-cs-vpn-acad CS Department Academic personnel
netID@en-ea-vpn-acad EAS Department Academic personnel
netID@en-ec-vpn-acad ECE Department Academic personnel
netID@en-is-vpn-acad IS Department Academic personnel
netID@en-ma-vpn-acad MAE Department Academic personnel
netID@en-ms-vpn-acad MSE Department Academic personnel
netID@en-or-vpn-acad ORIE Department Academic personnel
netID@en-ss-vpn-acad SDS Department Academic personnel

Assistance

For assistance with any of these requirements please contact the ITSG at Help Request Ticket

We’re glad to assist you with your needs.