IT Services

Posted August 15, 2017

FortiClient Remote Access

Important changes coming to Remote Access!

Remote Access and VPN for Weitzman users is now via FortiClient. All design users are now able to switch to using the Fortinet client setup listed below. Note: this is for access outside of Penn’s network only.

Remote Access instructions via FortiClient

Looking for access to Juno and Jove file servers (Course Folders, Home Directory, etc…) off campus with FortiClient VPN access?

1) Requires install of FortiClient:

Remote Gateway URL:

  • pd-vpn.design.upenn.edu

2) Users require PennDesign account credentials for access

  • NOTE: You only log in with your PennDesign username and password. The "design\" is only required for logging in with your file browser.

Windows users

Access Juno by navigating to \\juno.design.upenn.edu in your Windows File Explorer (Shortcut: Windows Key + E). When prompted, login using the following information:

You can view detailed instructions on how to set up FortiClient for Windows here.

Mac users

You can access Juno by opening the Finder, navigating the Go menu, and selecting Connect To Server (Shortcut: Command + K).  You will then navigate to smb://juno.design.upenn.edu. When prompted, login using the following information:

  • Username: YourWeitzmanSchoolUsername
  • Password:  YourWeitzmanSchoolPassword

You can view detailed instructions on how to set up FortiClient for Mac here.

For any questions please contact ithelp@design.upenn.edu