|What Requires VPN?||What Does Not Require VPN?|
|Printing to UTSA network printers||Email access via Outlook Web Access (OWA)|
|Network shared drives (I: & S:)||All Office 365 applications [OneDrive for Business, SharePoint, Skype for Business]|
|Remote desktop||Blackboard Learn|
|Adminstrative systems such as InSight, Banner, Define, and departmental applications||ASAP|
|Virus Protection Definition Updates [Microsoft System Endpoint Protection]||UT Direct|
|Back-up your computer profile when away from campus [CrashPlan Pro Enterprise]||UTShare / PeopleSoft|
|Windows Updates managed by OIT when away from campus|||
*For information on whether a specific local departmental application needs a VPN connection, please contact your local office administrative assistant, ITA, or OITConnect.
Note: Faculty and staff using AirRowdy to connect DO NOT need to use VPN while on campus.