Applications & Software

Information about supported software and applications, including volume licensed software and license eligibility.

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Useful information regarding Google Workspace for Education @ UA and related applications.

Information and articles regarding support of macOS systems.

Support articles for Office 365, related applications, and OneDrive for Business.

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Pinned Article Software Support

The University of Alaska licenses and supports several software titles for use by university staff, faculty, and students. Additional software not offered by the university may be referenced; however, support for non-supported software titles will be best effort to resolve issues encountered by students, or employees.

Comparing Citation Tools

There are a wide variety of citation/reference management tools available. Students, staff, and faculty can take advantage of one, some, or all of these tools. If you are not sure which one to choose for a specific task, read on for a feature comparison.

Comparing Collaboration Tools

The University of Alaska provides a number of collaboration services to the university community. Students, staff, and faculty can take advantage of one, some, or all of these tools. If you are not sure which one to choose for a specific task, read on for a feature comparison.

Does UAA Provide Survey Software Tools and Support?

Discover the Qualtrics Online Survey software tool available to students, faculty, and staff.

Employee Software Support

A detailed list of supported software for employees includes updates and patches for operating systems, and supported software titles available in the Software Center (Windows OS), and Self Service (macOS).

Foxit PDF Editor

Information about Foxit PDF Editor, UA's recommended alternative to Adobe Acrobat Pro. The software has comparable features to the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Pro DC and is compatible with current macOS and Windows operations systems.

How to Access Adobe Creative Cloud

In this article, you will cover the process for accessing Adobe Creative Cloud once a license has been assigned to you.

Migrating Foxit PDF Editor License to New Cloud Console License

This article will walk you through migrating your On-Prem connected Foxit PDF Editor license to the new Foxit Cloud Console.

PDF Editing Software Options

PDF reader/viewer and editor software feature comparison. Each of these options meet ADA and accessibility requirements, are compatible with macOS and Windows computers, and are highly secure.


Read&Write is a software toolbar that helps learners create and access content with the literacy support features needed to engage with a personalized learning experience.


The article is to assist students with finding information about how to use and set up RPNow software, as well as an escalation path when encountering issues.

SPSS Software

This article will walk you through what SPSS is and how to properly install it.

Student Software Support

A list of supported, and unsupported software used by students at the university.

UAA Core Tools

UAA Core Tools documents the primary technology tools used at the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) for teaching, learning, and productivity. These tools are support by UAA Information Technology Services (IT Services) Technical Support Center (TSC), as well as Faculty Development and Instructional Support.

What Type of Software Support does UAA Provide?

Learn about the four levels of software provided by IT Services to UAA computing users.