VPN Installation and Configuration Steps for Android

Pulse Secure is available as a free download from Google’s Play Store

add connection

Once you have installed and started the application, you will need to add a new connection.

name and server

Enter a connection name – the server URL vpn.cc.umanitoba.ca – click create connection


You can now click on Connect

user agreement

The user agreement will pop-up, click proceed to connect.

sign in

You will need to select the Realm and enter your username and password.

realm selection

Staff can use their University email address or UMNetID for the username.
Students and Vendors must use their University email address for the username.


The first time you use the application you will get an Android warning; you will need to trust the application.


When you are connected you will see the status show as authenticated and connected.


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