To Access & Install the Pulse Secure Client on Mac OSX
  1. If you already have Pulse Secure Downloaded, you should see a black and green icon on your task bar. You can skip past the installation process.
  2. In your web browser, navigate to You will be presented with a login window. Enter your Colby username and password to sign in
  3. You will see the homepage for Colby’s VPN. Click on the link labeled “Pulse Secure VPN Client Installers”Pluse Secure2
  4. Click on “Mac OS” and then the ps-pulse-mac-9.1r4.2-b1955-installer.dmg and “Save File” if prompted
  5. Open the Downloads folder, and double-click on ps-pulse-mac-9.1r4.2-b1955-installer.dmg
  6. In the Welcome screen, click ContinueScreen Shot 2015-06-22 at 10.45.39 AM
  7. At the Standard Install Screen, click Install, enter your password, and click Install SoftwareScreen Shot 2015-06-22 at 10.45.55 AM
  8. Click Close when installation is complete
  9. Go to your Applications folder, and open the Pulse application


You are now going to add a connection profile to the new VPN server

    1. In the Pulse Secure client window, click on the plus sign + in the lower left corner
    2. Enter in both the Name: and Server URL: fields, then click AddCreate-Junos-access-setup-2013-05-07-at-9-24-44-AM
    3. Click on Connect, enter your username and password, and click Connect againScreen Shot 2015-06-22 at 10.42.08 AM
    4. You will now be able to access Colby resources securely whether you are on or off campus. When you are done with Pulse Secure please click on the disconnect button and close the window.


    For assistance, contact the ITS Support Center at or 207-859-4222.