UCL Information Services Division


UCL Virtual Private Network (VPN)

The UCL Remote Access VPN Service provides a resilient, secure means of accessing private UCL corporate central services from off-site locations.

** Windows 10 and FSecure anti-virus incompatibility issue resolved**
** Mac OS X and Sophos anti-virus incompatibility issue resolved**
The incompatibility issue of Windows 10 and FSecure version 12 Anti-virus has now been resolved along with the Mac OS and Sophos anti-virus compatibility issue.
Please see https://www.ucl.ac.uk/isd/services/get-connected/remote-working/vpn/help/troubleshooting for details.
ISD apologises for the inconvenience this has caused many users over the last few weeks.

What can I access?

Services that can be accessed whilst connected to the UCL Remote Access VPN service, that are not otherwise available for access from outside UCL, include:

  • MyView (HR system)
  • MyFinance (UCL Finance system)
  • ISD central filestore
  • UCL Microsoft Key Management Server
  • ¬†Management Systems Database Servers
  • UCL Desktop data/applications

How do I connect?

Connection guides

Please refer to the  connection guides below for more detailed information on your Operating System.

The following platforms are not currently supported and you are installing the software at your own risk.

Help & Support

Please see the help & self-service resources page for further details.