Connecting to the Bates College Virtual Private Network (VPN) – Windows

Microsoft Windows 10 – Connecting:

  • Click on the Start Menu
  • From your Start Menu, scroll down to the "P" section
  • Click on the Pulse Secure down-arrow to expand the Pulse Secure folder
  • Click on the Pulse Secure application to launch it
  • From the Pulse Secure Connection window, you will see an entry for
    • If you do not see the entry, please contact the IT Help Desk for additional assistance

  • Click on the Connect button next to
  • At the login prompt, enter your Bates Username and Password
  • Click on the Connect button
  • Minimize the Pulse Secure window

Microsoft Windows 10 – Disconnecting:

  • Maximize the Pulse Secure application from the Task Bar
  • Click on the Disconnect button next to
  • Click on the Close button



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