The Office of Information Technology supports a wide variety of software applications. Many of the applications listed below have been licensed for use by all AU Faculty, Staff, and Students, or else they are freely available. Please click on any of the links below to learn more about our supported software applications.
General Applications (Available to All AU Faculty, Staff, and Students)
SafeConnect - AU's network authentication system, which performs a "health check" on all computers prior to accessing the network.
VPN - a tool for securely connecting to AU network resources from anywhere in the world
Windows 7 - learn about AU's support for the Windows 7 operating system
AU-Sponsored Gmail - connect to your AU-sponsored Gmail account either through the Web or through a configured IMAP mail client
EagleBuck$ Printing - AU's campus-wide pay-for-printing system, used in computer labs, libraries, and residence halls
eSUDS - AU's fully-computerized laundry service, used in the residence halls
Microsoft Office (Student) - AU's recommended Office suite for Windows and Mac computers, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. This software can be obtained by students through a free Microsoft educational subscription to Office 365. Click the above link for further details.
Faculty and Staff Applications
Datatel Colleague and Colleague Advancement - AU's administrative computing systems with modules to manage student academic records, financial information, human resources records, and support the development initiatives at the university.
EagleData - a Web-accessible source for university statistics and reports
Microsoft Office - AU's recommended Office suite for Windows and Mac computers, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. This software is licensed for home and office use by AU faculty and staff.