Certain types of computers perform better on our university's network, for all your technology shopping needs and to discover what computer will suit you best for your time here on campus, we've put together a shopping list for you to base your decision.
The Microsoft Office 365 suite of tools is FREE to students. Download desktop and mobile versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. It also includes OneDrive, Sharepoint and Office 365 Stream. In addition, ss a student at CU Boulder, you will be eligible to recieve other software programs at no extra cost. For more information and a list of available softwares, visit our software downloads and licensing page.
Learn how to print or scan your documents using the Wepa Print App. Wepa allows you to upload documents to their cloud based server in a number of convenient methods to print. For more information visit our how-to printing guide. Wondering where to print? Visit our printer locations map.
Wi-Fi is available throughout the residence halls and each room as an active wired jack. More jacks can be requested by contacting the IT Service Center. Wi-Fi access points and routers are not allowed on the campus Wi-Fi service. Devices that use multi-casting or need to talk to other devices over Wi-Fi may not work on the network.. Reference the table below to see devices that are compatible on the network.
|Amazon Fire||Limited to video streaming on campus Wi-Fi|
|Apple TV||Unable to screencast or mirror|
|Gaming devices||Works best plugged into ResNet|
|Blu Rays||No problems reported|
|Roku||No problems reported|
|Google Chromecast||Not compatible, won't work on campus Wi-Fi|
|Sonos speakers||Not compatible, won't work on campus Wi-Fi|