Access to the CMS from outside of the University network is restricted. While off campus, please use the instructions below to access the CMS. If you need assistance please contact our helpdesk at 508-856-8643.

1. Go to using either Internet Explorer or Safari and sign in with your username and password.

2. Click on the 'Start’ button next to ‘Network Connect’.

3. Your internet browser may ask you to install a few plugins. Allow these plugins to install.

4. A window should pop-up which acknowledges that you are connected to the UMassMed network. You should also see an icon in your system tray. It will look like a lock with a T through it.

5. Go to and sign in with your username and password. Once this is completed you should have access to the CMS.