How to Connect to the UT VPN

Note: As of March 2016, VPN connection now require two-factor authentication via DUO. More information is on the ITS website.

Step-by-step guide

Install Cisco AnyConnect

  1. Navigate to the following address, , and enter your UT EID credentials
  2. The page will redirect to a Cisco/Java-based diagnostics program will detect your operating system and prompt you with the correct version of Cisco AnyConnect to install
  3. Download and run the installer

Connect to the VPN

  1. Launch Cisco AnyConnect
  2. When prompted to "Verify your network connection" enter the URL,, and click Connect.
  3. The UTexas EID login website will appear. follow steps to sign in using your EID and 2 factor-authentication.