Virtual Private Network (VPN)

VPN@SJSU provides web-based remote access, aka 'virtual private network. VPN allows users outside of the SJSU network access to restricted resources (such as connecting to file shares, servers and desktops) on the SJSU network as if they are physically located on the SJSU campus.

VPN Connection

VPN Availability

Download the VPN client

  1. Go to the VPN website at
  2. Select the "Group" item that matches your role at SJSU
  3. Sign in with your SJSU ID and password
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions for your device and browser

Using the VPN client


Contact your department IT Support Tech or contact the IT Service Desk