VMware Horizon Web Access


The VMWare Horizon HTML client can used by students in certain courses to connect to computer lab resources or by employees to connect to an ‘always running’ Windows desktop environment. Users can simply use the Horizon environment through their web browser.

Access through a Web Browser:

  1. Open a browser and go to https://vws.unwsp.edu 


  2. Click VMWare Horizon HTML Access

  3. Login with your UNW account if needed.


  4. You should now see the list of Virtual Machines that you have available to you. Click on the one that relates to your use case.

  5. You will get connected to a Windows-based virtual machine.

  6. Sign in with your UNW username and password.

  7. The desktop will load with shortcuts to commonly used applications.

Questions or Feedback

If you have any additional questions, or if you have feedback about this article, please contact the IT Department by submitting a ticket on the IT tab on myUNW.