Students: Apple VPN Setup & Access

Note: If you are Faculty/Staff, Visit VPN Setup Instructions for Faculty/Staff

Set up VPN

  1. Go to: vpn-student.wichita.edu
  2. Log in with your WSU ID and password
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  3. Select Download Mac 32/64 bit GlobalProtect agent.
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  4. A GlobalProtect installer package will open. Press OK.
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  5. The Installer will launch. Press Continue several times, until you come to the final installation page, and the button reads Install.
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  6. Press Install.
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  7. Enter your password when prompted and press Install Software.
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  8. If you receive the message System Extension Blocked, select Open Security Preferences.
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  9. Next to “System software from developer ‘Palo Alto Networks’ was blocked…” Press Allow. Close the Security & Privacy Settings screen.
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  10. Once installed, you will receive a message that the installation was successful. Press Close.
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  11. You can access GlobalProtect from its globe icon in the upper right of your menu. Click on the globe to continue setting up.
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  12. Portal Address: Enter vpn-student.wichita.edu, then press Connect.
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  13. When prompted, enter with your WSUID and Password. Press Sign In.
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Day to Day Use

In the future, when you would like to connect, select the Global Protect icon from the upper right menu.

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  • Press Connect. You will be connected to the VPN with the settings you originally entered.
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  • To Disconnect, select the Global Connect icon, and press Disconnect.
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