How to connect to Dentistry Remote Access


Note: To access the remote desktop server from off campus you need to connect to the University VPN prior to connecting to the Remote Access Server. 

Download VPN client HERE (will open in new window or tab and require authentication).

Connect to server:; logon with your hawkid/password.


PC Instructions...

Click here to download the Dentistry Remote configuration file - SAVE the file to your desktop.

Once saved, double click the Dentistry Remote icon


Mac Instructions...

Download the Microsoft Remote Desktop client from the App Store.

Once installed, open a New Connection to



Logon with username: IOWA\<hawkid> + password

UIHC people need to logon as HEALTHCARE\<healthcareID> + healthcare password



 - Remote session will logoff and close after 60 minutes of inactivity

 - One logon per person

 - One logon per machine