Install the VPN client: iOS

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Install the VPN client: iOS

Follow these instructions to get the Cisco VPN client on your iPhone or iPad.

  1. Navigate to the Apple App Store on your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Find the Cisco AnyConnect app in the App Store and install the application.iOS App store
  3. Once it's installed, launch the Cisco AnyConnect app on your device. If prompted to enable notifications, choose your preference. 
  4. Select Connection to create a profile for the UVic VPN. 
    add connection
  5. Select Add VPN Connection....
  6. Enter UVic as the description. Enter vpn.uvic.ca as the server address. Select save.enter uvic vpn details
  7. If prompted to 'Add VPN Configurations", select Allow.
    allow
  8. Enter your iPhone passcode if prompted.
  9. On the Cisco AnyConnect client home screen, move the AnyConnect VPN slider to the ON position. 
    connect to uvic
  10. Enter your NetLink ID and passphrase, and tap Connect.
    sign into VPN
  11. Tap Accept to accept UVic Policy IM 7200.
  12. If connected, the Status will change to indicate that you're connected. vpn connected
  13. You can also confirm a successful connection by checking your control panel bar.vpn connected