Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Service Description:

A VPN (virtual private network) is a tool used to connect securely to the UTHSC network from off-campus in order to access internal resources.

Additionally, users on the Eduroam network use VPN to connect to internal resources only available on the UTHSC network.

Request Service:

Visit to download the VPN client. You will be prompted to log in with your NetID and password. If you are not in an approved group, you will be forwarded to a request form.


For more information, visit

Service Support Feedback: Feedback can be submitted to the Helpdesk at Request Support For This Service:

For support with this service, please contact the Helpdesk by walking in (currently unavailable), calling 901.448.2222, or sending an email to

Service Levels:
This service is available 24/7 to all UTHSC all current employees as well as certain students groups with a documented need.

Support is available during normal UTHSC business hours.

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