Virtual Private Network (VPN) for Remote Access

Princeton VPN

Applications which require VPN

VPN is NOT required for:  Email, Canvas, Blackboard, listserv, Office 365 (Sharepoint, Teams, OneDrive) Google Apps (Google Drive), Adobe Creative Cloud (Named User), Cisco Jabber or Zoom.

GlobalProtect VPN

GlobalProtect is Princeton's VPN application.  You can access GlobalProtect either as an installed application on your device or via the web.

When to Use


GlobalProtect is set to time out after 3 hours of inactivity. The service is also set to time out after 12 hours of connection, after which you will be required to re-login. 

Use/Install GlobalProtect

For details, visit: GlobalProtect VPN: Remote Access to Protected Resources - Get Started

Access Library Resources

Library resources can be accessed remotely via login

Using Library Resources from Off-Campus

For assistance, please contact your department's computing support professional or the OIT Support & Operations Center at 8-HELP.