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Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Service Description

The Virtual Private Network (VPN) allows faculty and staff to access on-campus resources from off-campus.


Internet connection


Faculty and staff

Service Availability

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with the exception of scheduled maintenance.

IT’s Role

Maintain the service and availability


Contact the IT Help Desk
Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Closed weekends and university holidays
Call: 227-7487 or 866-928-7487 (toll free)
Log in: Online Help Desk/IT Self-Service <
Faculty and Staff
username – wcu\WCU account username
password – WCU account password
username – wcu\Catamount account username
password – your PIN or password

Visit the Technology Commons
On the ground floor of Hunter Library
For walk-up technology assistance for faculty, staff and students
We’re open the same hours as Hunter Library

More Information

Log in to the Online Help Desk/IT Self-Service <>, search for VPN, select Solution - How do I login to the VPN?

Charge for this Service

No charge


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