Set Up a VPN
This section contains information about how to set up a VPN tp access Purdue servers remotely.
What is a VPN?
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) allows you to connect to Purdue servers (like LearningLab and Jarvis) when you are off campus.
Connect to the Purdue VPN
- To download the Purdue VPN client, go to http://webvpn.purdue.edu and enter your Purdue Career Account. This will start the process of downloading the Cisco AnyConnect client app.
- Open the client app, type in "webvpn.purdue.edu" and click Connect.
- You will be prompted to enter your Purdue Career Account username and your BoilerKey password (PIN,push). Once you do you will be connected to campus with a VPN.
- This connection will last for 7 days and 11 hours before it needs to be reconnected.