Mason provides authentication services to protect Mason applications, such as Patriot Web and Banner.
Connecting to Residence Halls Network ITS has transitioned Residence Hall Networks & Cable TV services to Apogee to provide a better at-home user experience for campus residents.
The Patriot Pass Password is used to access most Mason systems (e.g., Patriot Web, myMason). It is set when you activate your account. If your password is forgotten or expired, you can reset it.
The Patriot Virtual Computing (PVC) service provides secure remote access to a Windows desktop environment.
Mason uses Duo Security to deliver Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) when using your NetID and Patriot Pass Password to log in to Mason applications.
A Virtual Private Network or VPN is a remote access service that creates a virtual connection between an internet user and a trusted network.