Student Support

VPN Instructions and Information

Windows:

This article can be accessed directly via the following link. https://supportservices.newhaven.edu/userui/advisory_detail?ID=56

Please follow these directions to install the software. If you prefer, a graphical guide click here.

As a second install guide put together by Mark Morton, click here.

The FortiClient SSL VPN application allows access to University Network systems from off-campus locations. To Install FortiClient VPN on your Computer

1.From off-campus, go to https://sslvpn.newhaven.edu/remote/login

2.Enter your University Network Username and Password into the login section.

3.Click Download Forticlient and select your operating system.

4. Choose “Run” or Open to begin the installation.

5.Check the box next to “Yes, I have read and accept the License Agreement” and then click next.

6.Click VPN ONLY.

7.Click Next to confirm the install directory

8.Click Finish To Configure and Use the FortiClient

9. Click on the FortiClient icon to start the application.

10.Click Configure VPN

11.Enter “UNH VPN” as the Connection Name, change Remote Gateway to https://sslvpn.newhaven.edu , check the box next to Customize port, and then click Apply.

12.Click Close

13.Enter your University Network Username and Password and then click Connect.

Mac:

This article can be accessed directly via the following link. https://supportservices.newhaven.edu/userui/advisory_detail?ID=168

The FortiClient SSL VPN application allows access to University Network systems from off-campus locations.

Please follow these directions to install the software. If you prefer, a graphical guide click here.

To Install FortiClient VPN on your Macintosh Computer

1. From off-campus, navigate to https://sslvpn.newhaven.edu/remote/login .

2. From within your internet browser, enter your UNH Network Username and Password into the login section. 

3. Click on the FortiClient link applicable to your operating system. 

4. Navigate to your downloads folder and double click the FortiClientMiniSetup-Mac-Enterprise.dmg 

5. Double Click the FortiClientUpdate package. 

6. Click install after the download finishes.

 7. Click Continue, Continue, Agree, Install Type your password to install the software. 

8. Click Close.

To Configure and Use the FortiClient

1. Navigate to your Applications Folder and double click the FortiClient Application.

2. Click Remote Access on left menu and click the gear symbol to select “Add new connection. 

3. Modify the following fields: 

a. Connection name: UNH VPN 

b. Remote Gateway: https://sslvpn.newhaven.edu 

c. Check Customize Port 

d. Type in 443 

e. Username: Enter your username Enter your password and click connect.

Need Help or Have Questions?

Please contact the HelpDesk if you experience technical difficulties: Call 203.932.8324, Email help@newhaven.edu.or go to https://supportservice.newhaven.edu