Remote work level 1


With Level 1 Remote Work Access, you’ll be able to:

  • Access Ophthalmology web applications (Meetings, Directory, Document Library, etc.)
  • Use Box or Google Drive for file sharing
  • Use Teams to collaborate with coworkers


  • All telecommuting must follow the terms in UW-Madison Telecommuting Policy.
  • Windows: version 8 or newer, Mac: version 10.14 or newer
  • Ensure that your computer software is up to date and all security patches are installed.


After installing GlobalProtect, launch it to sign in to WiscVPN.

Use as the portal.

Sign in using your NetID.

You are now connected to WiscVPN and have access to campus network resources, including Ophthalmology applications like Directory.  You will still need to sign in to these apps.

Other resources

Box or Google Drive can be used to share and collaborate on documents with other employees.  You’ll need to invite them to share documents you create or upload.

Teams offers realtime communication like chat and conference calls.