Platforms: Microsoft Windows, macOS, Android, iOS, Linux
General Description: Virtual Private Network software that allows you to join the campus network and access campus network resources from off-campus. (This is necessary to access Mines-only resources like some servers, Arthur Lakes Library journals, and more.) Can also be used to implement a secure, encrypted wireless connection while on-campus.
Scope of License: Mines faculty, staff, and students with a MultiPass account may download and use the software for use on Mines-owned and personally owned devices.
Download Site: https://vpn.mines.edu
Updates: Minor upgrades to the program itself may be issued several times a year. In most cases the software will automatically update itself when necessary.
Mines Support: For instructions on download, installing, and running the various OpenDNS VPN clients, please see the FAQfinder item, "How do I use Mines Virtual Private Network (VPN) software?" If you have trouble downloading, installing, or running the software, please submit a support request at the Mines Help Center "Helpdesk."