Faculty / Staff Computers
The WSU Tri-Cities VPN service has updated to our PaloAlto Global Protect client.
This VPN client was pushed to all WSU Tri-Cities IT managed devices running Windows in January 2020.
The new client should be pre-configured to connect already on all WSU Tri-Cities IT managed devices running Windows.

To connect to the VPN:

  • Click the Start button
  • Find the GlobalProtect VPN Client


If the VPN Client is missing, please contact the WSU Tri-Cities IT Department:

  • 509-372-7334
  • tricities.tchelp@wsu.edu

Click the Connect button:

Sign in with your My.WSU Username and Password

You will be connected to the GlobalProtect VPN

Personal Computers:

  • Sign in with your WSU Username and Password

Download the correct client for your computer:

  • Install the VPN Client with the default configuration
  • The VPN Client will auto-launch
  • Enter the VPN Address: vpn.wsu.edu

Sign in with your WSU Username and Password

The sign-in page can also look like this:

You will be connected to the VPN