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Install AnyConnect VPN Client for Mac OS X

  1. Navigate to the Software Download Page and login with your NetID and password.

    login to wwws/software

  2. Choose VPN Client for Macs

    Mac VPN

  3. Click the Download File button and save it to your computer.

    download file

    save file

  4. Run the installer, choosing the necessary prompts. If asked to enter a password, type in your computer password.

    continue through prompts

    finished

  5. Once AnyConnect is installed, search for the program in your Applications folder or Spotlight and run the program. For a first time configuration, type in cipher.richmond.edu for the server address field and press connect.

    cipher.richmond.edu 

  6. Login with your NetID and Password and press OK. You can review the connection disclaimer and then press Accept

    login with netid and password

  7. You should now be connected and have access to network resources. 

    VPN connected

  8. When you are done using the VPN, re-open the AnyConnect client and choose Disconnect to finish your session.

    disconnect VPN

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