Remote Access to HWS Network

Summary (what you get):

The HWS network can be accessed off-campus by the Virtual Private Network (VPN), allowing access to the HWS network drives.

Note: Using a VPN connection means slightly longer loading and saving times for files on all network drives and sending and receiving e-mail using Outlook.

Summary (what you get):

  • HWS credentials
  • Faculty and staff can use VPN on their HWS laptop
  • The VPN software is free to download.

Where/how to request this service:

This service is available at

Go to VPN

Related Articles (2)

Instructions for installing and configuring a Mac for Virtual Private Network access.
Instructions for configuring a PC for Virtual Private Network access.


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