You can connect to the University's Virtual Private Network (VPN) to access internal resources on a University-managed Mac while away from the office.

To gain access to the University VPN, please submit a helpdesk ticket to or call 314-392-2377 during business hours. These instructions will not work unless you have been granted access.

Step 1: Connect

  1. Under the VPN icon in the menu bar, click Connect to MBU Remote Access.
  2. When prompted, enter your MBU username and password.
  3. Once your connection is initiated, the VPN icon shows the duration of the connection.

Step 2: Disconnect

  1. Once you are finished working, under the VPN icon in the menu bar, click Disconnect MBU Remote Access.
  2. Once the connection is terminated, the VPN icon returns to normal.