Supported Software

Application:Cisco Anyconnect secure mobility client (VPN)

Virtual private network client

This application allows you to connect to many Williams College network resources while off campus. Certain computer resources are available only while the computer you are using is connected to the Williams College network. These include software license managers, files servers, some peoplesoft systems, and other resources that may need to be kept more secure.

For faculty looking to use library resources including databases, electronic journals, and electronic books, instead of using the VPN software please see the Researching Off Campus page at for more information on connecting.

Once installed and running, you will need type the following to connect:

The application will then prompt you to log in with your Williams College credentials.

Operating System
  • macOS
  • Windows
Mac Download:
Windows Download:
Available in Self
Support Contact:Client Services
Email:Email hidden; Javascript is required.
Student Availability:Yes
Personal Device Availability:Yes
Requires KeyAccess Client:No
Requires VPN when Off-Campus:No

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