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IT Resources for New UM Students

New UM students,

To ensure a smooth start to your academic year, check out some great IT resources available to you, including: Adobe Creative Cloud, Office 365, McAfee Virus Scan, and much more! For all available software, please visit: miami.edu/software.

Adobe Creative Cloud (CC)

  • Adobe CC gives you access to Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Dreamweaver, Muse, Lightroom, and Acrobat Pro. Download Adobe CC today.

Microsoft Office 365 Suite

  • Office 365 includes all of the essential Office programs, including Excel, OneNote, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word. Download the Office 365 Suite today.

McAfee VirusScan

  • McAfee VirusScan combines anti-virus, anti-spyware, firewall, and intrusion prevention technologies to stop and remove malicious software. Download McAfee today.

Wi-Fi Calling

  • Wi-Fi Calling enhances cellular service on campus so you can make calls via a Wi-Fi network instead of using your carrier’s network connection. Wi-Fi calling is a great option if you’re in an area with a weak carrier signal because it enhances your call quality by using your phones internet connection to make calls. Click here to learn how to connect to Wi-Fi calling via your mobile phone.

'Cane Kickoff

  • UMIT will be assisting students with setting up their devices during 'Cane Kickoff - August 13-14, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Stop by if you need help configuring your devices to connect to the University of Miami's wired and wireless networks, installing software, configuring your UM email, setting up UPrint drivers for easy printing on campus, and much more. For more information, please visit: it.miami.edu/bts.

    UMIT 'Cane Kickoff locations:
    • Eaton Residential College, Room 148
    • Hecht Residential College, Room 101
    • Stanford Residential College, Room 105