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VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. Using the Cisco AnyConnect VPN client software, you can connect a WSU laptop to the WSU network from off campus. This software is already installed on all WSU laptops. A VPN connection enables you to access select network resources as if you were on campus connected to our network directly. This includes:

Find the VPN Client on Your WSU Laptop

On PC (Windows 8.1)

  • From the Windows Start Screen
  • Use the Cisco AnyConnect Tile under the Utilities section


  • Use your full WSU email address to login with.

On PC (Windows 7)

If you go to your Start Menu, and search for "Cisco" in the search bar, it should be the first search result.


  • On Mac, if you go to Spotlight (in the upper right corner), and search "Cisco", it should be the first search result under Applications.