VPN Access

The purpose of the Virtual Private Network (VPN) is to provide a secure connection when connecting the Marist network from off-campus.  If you're connecting from off-campus, you must first be fully connected to the Internet via your ISP first.

Check to see if you're currently connected to the Marist VPN


  1. Current status as faculty, staff, special contract employee, or student of Marist College.
  2. One of the following:
    • PC running Windows Vista, Windows 7 (32/64-bit), Windows 8 (32/64-bit)
    • Mac running OS X 10.6 or higher
    • PC running Linux
    • An Apple iOS device (iPhone/iPod touch/iPad) running firmware version 2.x or higher
  3. The Cisco AnyConnect (or IPSec) VPN client available for download below

VPN Client Downloads, Configuration Information & Guides: