Virtual Private Network (VPN)
What is a VPN?
A VPN is a method of connecting to a private network (UNF's network) by way of a public network (the Internet) securely. A VPN connection is not needed to read email.
UNF is transitioning to a new VPN application. The old software will continue to work until midway through the fall semester. The new software, called FortiClient is easy to install and set up. A VPN is a method of connecting to a private network (UNF's network) by way of a public network (the Internet) securely. Follow the directions on this web page to get started.
New Setup with FortiClient:
The instructions for setting up a VPN connection using FortiClient are below.
Q: The VPN didn't connect and told me that I'm not authorized to use the service.
A: Duo 2FA is required to use the VPN. Please enroll and ensure that your settings are correct athttps://mfa.unf.edu
Q: My FortiClient connection progress stops at 45%
A: Please check your phone for the Duo push notification. If you are a Duo Token or Code user, you must enter your password at the VPN login prompt as Password,Code - Example: BigSwoopingOsprey,652452