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Updating Forticlient VPN for SSO

Open your “Forticlient VPN”

Click on the 3 lines then click on “Edit the selected connection”.

Edit the selected connection

Click on “Enable Single Sign On (SSO) for VPN Tunnel"

Enable Single Sign On (SSO) for VPN Tunnel

Click on "Save"

Click on Save button

Click on “SAML Login”

SAML Login button

You will see the AVCID login page pop up.

Enter your email address and AVCID password

*Note you have 30 seconds to complete this login or it will error out

VPN Single Sign-On dialog window

Enter your 2FA (you might have to scroll down to click on the “Login” button)

VPN Two factor authentication dialog window

You are now connected to VPN

VPN is connected

If you have any issues or need more assistance, please contact the ITS helpdesk at 6535 or

( This page updated December 20, 2023)