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Faculty & Staff

Help Desk

VPN (Off-Campus Network Access)

USC Aiken now uses Paloalto GlobalProtect for VPN access.

Faculty, Staff, and Students should now use GlobalProtect for off-campus access to university network resources from their personal or campus-owned computers.


  • Go to https://pa-vpn.usca.edu, login, and download the correct client for your system.
  • Once you install it, enter pa-vpn.usca.edu as the gateway and connect.

If you have any questions about VPN, or experience issues while using it, please contact the Help Desk for assistance.