iOS Devices

VPN Setup for iOS Devices

  1. Tap the Settings app. 
  2. Tap General, then Network, then VPN
  3. Tap Add VPN Configuration... 
  4. Tap the IPSec button, then enter the following configuration:

    Description: Vassar VPN
    Server: vpn.vassar.edu 
    Account:  (Your user name)
    Password: (Leave blank)
    Use Certificate: Off
    Group Name: Vassar
    Secret: Download the shared secret passcode here. You will have to authenticate to VSpace.
    Show Proxy: Off 
  5. Tap Save
  6. To start the VPN connection, make sure that the Vassar VPN configuration is checked on the VPN settings screen, then tap the VPN switch in the Settings app to turn VPN on. You will be prompted for your password every time you connect via VPN, and you will also have to accept the Vassar usage policy.

    To end the VPN session, simply tap the VPN switch in the Settings app. The VPN session will automatically disconnect if you do not use it for a period of time.