How Do You Access the UPHS Extranet?

To log into the UPHS Extranet, visit from any browser, scroll to the bottom of the page, and select the Employee Resources link, as of January 2016. On the Employee Resources page, click the VPN Remote Access Link, located at the body of the page.

Click on the Instructions link, located under the section labeled Connect to Your PC & Applications at Work from Your Home. On the body of the page, select the Access the Penn Extranet button, and log in to the portal using your Penn Medicine username and password. After logging in, you are directed to the Secure Access Page, which provides access to important Penn applications such as the PennChart Hyperspace Web and the Penn BioMed Library.

If you do not have a username and password, contact your employer to obtain the login information for your account. To access PenChart Hyperspace Web, log into the Citrix screen using your assigned username and password. To open applications, select the application icon from the provided list. To log out of your account or visit the home screen, navigate to the floating menu in the top-right corner, and select the Sign Out or Home icon.

The UPHS Extranet is a secure, browser-based landing page that allows Penn Medicine employees to access their work PC and applications remotely.