1.  Ensure Cisco AnyConnect VPN is installed from https://vpn.lehigh.edu/

After the installer finishes, you can simply close it. There is no need to run the VPN setup routine.


2.  Download and run the Cisco AnyConnect SBL installer from https://go.lehigh.edu/sbl/

After this installer finishes, restart your PC.

3. At the Windows Log on screen, click the Network Connection icon to start the VPN connection.

Windows Log on screen

4. In the text box that pops up, enter vpn.lehigh.edu/sbl and then click the Connect button.

VPN configuration prompt

5. At the log in window, enter your Lehigh username and password, then proceed to step 6 for details about the Second Password.

VPN login info

6. The Second Password can be filled out several different ways.

  1. Enter the word "push" to receive a notification prompt on your default device. This is the most common DUO method across campus.
  2. Enter the word "sms" to receive a text message prompt on your default device.
  3. Enter the word "phone" to initiate a DUO voice callback on your default device.
  4. Enter the six digit code shown in the DUO smartphone app, under the Lehigh University heading. (pictured below). This code changes

7. When the VPN connection is established, you will see a new status icon appear near the bottom of the screen, pictured right.

8. Proceed with logging into the computer using your Lehigh username and password.

9. After logging in, you will notice that your standard network drive mappings are already present, just as though you were on campus. Your VPN connection will persist as long as you are logged in. Please remember to log out when you are finished working.