Rivanna is accessible through a web portal, secure shell terminals, or a remote desktop environment. For of all of these access points, your login is your UVA computing ID and your password is your Eservices password. If you do not know your Eservices password you must change it through ITS.
Off Campus? All users who wish to access Rivanna while off Grounds must use the UVA Anywhere VPN client. Only Windows and Mac OSX operating systems are supported. Linux users should refer to these unsupported instructions to install and configure a VPN. Web-based Access Open OnDemand is a graphical user interface that allows access to Rivanna via a web browser.
MobaXterm is the recommended login tool for Windows users. It bundles a tabbed ssh client, a graphical drag-and-drop sftp client, and an X11 window server for Windows, all in one easy-to-use package. Some other tools included are a simple text editor with syntax coloring and several useful Unix utlities such as cd, ls, grep, and others, so that you can run a lightweight Linux environment on your local machine as well as use it to log in to a remote system.
Download To download MobaXterm, click the link below. Select the “Home” version, “Installer” edition,
Run the installer as directed.