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Running the Off-Campus VPN Client AnyConnect on Linux

Get started running the VPN client AnyConnect on Linux. AnyConnect provides secure access to a restricted network from another network.

Initial Configuration of AnyConnect on Linux:

You must connect to the Internet with an ISP such as Time Warner or Verizon before connecting to AnyConnect.

  1. Double-click on the AnyConnect software icon to launch the program.
  2. Enter for Connect to:
  3. Click Select to initiate the connection.
  4. Enter your UBITName and password when prompted.

Once you are connected, you can access services like iprint anywhere as if you were on campus.

Still need help?

Don't know your UBITName or password? Call 716-645-3542, visit one of our two walk-in locations, or send a message.

(xxx) xxx-xxxx
Use your email, if known