Setting Up a Connection to the NAU VPNYou can connect to the NAU VPN on any Android mobile phone by following these step-by-step instructions.
Android "Apps" iconOn the home screen, tap the application icon in the bottom middle of the screen.
Android Settings iconTap "Settings" in the application menu.
SettingsUnder "Wireless & Networks," tap "More."
Wireless and NetworksTap "VPN."
Lock Screen PIN or Password security warningYou may or may not see the message in the above image at this point of the process. If you do not see this message, proceed to Step 6. If you do see the message, tap "OK" and follow the on-screen instructions to set a lock screen PIN or password.
VPN ScreenTap the plus sign near the top right-hand corner of the screen.
Edit VPN profileType "NAU VPN" without quotes in the "Name" field, set the type to PPTP, and type "vpn.nau.edu" without quotes in the "Server address" field. Make sure the "PPP encryption (MPPE)" check box is checked, and tap "Save."
VPN ListTap "NAU VPN" in the list.
Connect to VPN
- Type your NAU User ID into the Username field, and your password into the Password field. (Students need to insert "NAU-Students\" infront of their User ID)
- When you are finished, tap "Connect" in the window.
VPN ListYou will be taken back to the VPN list. You should see the NAU VPN in the list. Underneath the words, "NAU VPN," it should say "Connected." This means you are connected to the NAU VPN.
NAU's VPN service allows users to securely connect to the Northern Arizona University network.