GlobalProtect VPN - Connecting using Mac

Step by step instructions on connecting with the (already installed) WiscVPN GlobalProtect client.


- Click the GlobalProtect icon on the (top right) menu bar.

Note:  The GlobalProtect icon looks like a light grey earth globe when it is not connected.

GlobalProtect icon in the menu bar

- Click the Connect button in the GlobalProtect window.

GlobalProtect click to Connect
- For the Portal/Gateway: uwmadison.vpn.wisc.edu, enter your UW Madison NetID credentials, then click the Sign In button.

GlobalProtect NetID login window
- GlobalProtect should show the following message, when properly connected:

GlobalProtect is connected
Note:  The GlobalProtect icon looks like a darker grey earth globe with a shield when it is connected.

GlobalProtect menu bar icon connected mode
Also see:

WiscVPN - Overview
https://kb.wisc.edu/90370

WiscVPN - Installing and Connecting the GlobalProtect Client (Mac)
https://kb.wisc.edu/73116