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 7, 8.1 or 10 (32/64-bit)
    • Mac running OS X 10.9 or higher
    • PC running Linux
  3. The Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility VPN client available for download below

Connect to v1.marist.edu

  • Select your group (profile) and enter your credentials.

  • Login and accept the Acceptable Use Policy (AUP).

  • The AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client will start to install.