When you login using an older client you will receive a message that an update is available.
Click yes to allow the upgrade to the newer version. When you do, you will receive a verification message, click yes to continue installation.
Once the upgrade has completed, open the Global Protect app and enter buvpn-public.bradley.edu for the portal name and click Connect.
Enter your BUnetID and password then click Connect.
You may delay the upgrade, if so, you can go to the file dropdown menu and select check version. It will then ask you if you want to upgrade to the new version. If you delay the upgrade, your older version will work for the time being.
Download the correct GlobalProtect client installer for your operating system
Double click on the installer to run it
When the wizard starts, choose next
Click next to select the default installation path
Click next to confirm the installation
After the installation is complete, click close
Open the GlobalProtect client
Enter buvpn-public.bradley.edu (staff) or vpn-student.bradley.edu (student) in the Portal box (the client will remember this once it's connected)
Enter your BUnetID and password in the GlobalProtect window
Click Sign In
Download the GlobalProtect Mac client
Double click the GlobalProtect installer
When the installer starts, click continue
Click Continue to select the default installation path
Verify check box is checked next to GlobalProtect, click Continue
Click Continue to install Global Protect
Enter your username and password for your computer
Click Close after the installation is complete
Enter buvpn-public.bradley.edu (staff) or vpn-student.bradley.edu (student) in the Portal box, Click Connect
Enter your BUnetID and password in the GlobalProtect window (the client will remember this once it's connected)
Click Sign In
If during a new installation of Global Protect client and it's stuck on "connecting" to the portal?
Go to your System Preferences
Click Security & Privacy
For dialog box "System software from developer "Palo Alto Networks" was blocked from loading" select Allow