Each student is required to have a local installed copy of Microsoft Office. For additional details and other applications available please click here.
Both Mac and PC platforms are acceptable operating systems for academic use in the College.
vDesktop is a virtual Windows desktop that provides students online access to many applications (Office, SPSS, etc...).
Q: What computer system or platform do I need to access vDesktop?
A: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, iOS, Android and many other devices can access vDesktop.
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