General Information

Sheridan has a virtualization setup that offers a Windows-based experience for those at Sheridan. This is a great option for various computing needs that require the Windows operating system, especially if you don't desire (can't proceed with) a Bootcamp installation.



  • Sheridan credentials (ie. AccessSheridan credentials)
  • Connected to Sheridan's campus networking (wired / wireless / vpn)
  • VMware Horizon Client application (see below for download link)


Software Download

The quickest way to acquire the VM Horizon Client application is at this link:

click here

(scroll to the "VMware Horizon Client for macOS" & click "Go to Downloads")


Software Configuration


  1. Connect to Sheridan's network 
    on-campus: wire or wireless
    off-campus: VPN

  2. Enter this server address:

  3. Click connect and then:
    enter your Sheridan username and password

  4. That's it!



If you have any issue with any of the requirements or instructions,
please contact us directly by emailing