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KU Anywhere

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KU Anywhere is an extension of the KU VPN (Virtual Private Network) service. KU Anywhere allows secure access to resources on the KU network, such as a departmental file server, from a computer that is not connected to the KU's network but is connected to the Internet.

NOTE: You do not need to use KU Anywhere if you are on the KU campus, only when you want to access KU technology resources from off campus.

Eligibility: 
Faculty & Staff
Graduate Research & Teaching Assistants
Departments
Audience(s): 
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KU-Owned Computers:
Contact your unit/department's technology support staff for assistance installing the KU Anywhere software on KU-owned machines.

Personal Computers:
For personal machines, KU Anywhere can accessed by downloading and installing the software client using the links below. How-to guides for installing the software client are available under the "Support" tab above.


Download: 

Choose the correct KU Anywhere client for your operating system:
Download for Windows
Download for Mac
Download for Linux 32-bit
Download for Linux 64-bit

NOTE: Installation guides are available by clicking on the "Support" tab above. You must have administrative rights on your computer to perform the installation of the client. If you do not have administrative rights, please contact your unit/department's technology support staff for assistance.


Site-to-site:

This service will automatically provide secure access to KU resources from remote KU sites. No client configuration is necessary to use this service, however additional networking hardware is required. If interested, departments should contact KU IT Customer Service Center at itcsc@ku.edu for additional information.

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Support: 

Support is available through the KU Information Technology Customer Service Center: itcsc@ku.edu  |  785-864-8080


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