NYU now uses the Cisco AnyConnect application for its VPN connections. In China the VPN may be required to access university resources like Google Apps for Education from off-campus locations.

To download and configure the NYU VPN, please click on the appropriate link below.

Windows computer

Macintosh computer

Android device

Download Cisco anyconnect client for Android

Go to Cisco website to download rooted Cisco anyconnect (rooted Android version ONLY)

Linux (Ubuntu)



​​Note: Please use only vpn-ct.shanghai.nyu.edu as the VPN server address if connecting from mainland China. Other server addresses will not work within mainland China.