​UWSP Available Software Catalog

All software installed on the UWSP network undergoes a contract review by IT Purchasing and must receive a security review sign off by UWSP's Information Security Office prior to installation.
Learn about the software review process.


UWSP's Standard Campus Load

The Standard Campus Load (SCL) is a standard set of software products and a particular release of an operating system (e.g. Windows 10) that has been configured specifically for UWSP computers.  Information Technology uses an SCL to create a consistent experience from computer to computer and assure network delivered applications perform consistently, to disseminate security and software updates, and to help facilitate upgrades.

  • The Windows SCL includes the Windows 10 operating system and Office 365. 

  • The Macintosh SCL includes the OSX, Mozilla Firefox, Office for Mac 2016, and VLC media player.

​Supported Video Conferencing Technologies

 Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is used by Departments and large and small groups for collaboration and file storage.

Teams offers a flexible tool for scheduling video conferences through the Microsoft Calendar, or for video calls whenever needed for a quick chat. Open Show meeting notes to take notes directly into your video meeting window. Meeting notes are automatically shared with meeting attendees saving you time.

Teams help resources


Zoom video conferencing is available at UWSP for classes and meetings.

  • The Zoom desktop app is installed on all UWSP computers.

  • The Zoom Outlook Meeting plugin is available in both the Outlook desktop and web apps.

  • Access your Zoom web portal by logging into zoom.uwsp.edu with your UWSP login.

Zoom help resources


Software Suites

A software suite is a collection of computer programs that are packaged together. The programs bundled into a software suite often share common tools and functionality making it easier to work between programs.

 Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 desktop apps are installed on all UWSP supported computers and available for download on student and employee personal devices.

The Microsoft Office 365 cloud apps can also be accessed by logging into your Office 365 Cloud portal at office.uwsp.edu with your UWSP logon.

Available as desktop and web apps:

  • Access 

  • Excel 

  • OneDrive 

  • OneNote 

  • Outlook 

  • Paint 3D 

  • Power Bi 

  • PowerApps 

  • PowerPoint 

  • Project 

  • Teams/Teams Meetings 

  • Word 

Available as web apps
  • Bookings 

  • SharePoint 

  • Sway 

  • Forms 

  • Planner 

  • Power Platform 

  • PowerAutomate 

  • Stream 

  • To Do 

  • Whiteboard 

 Adobe Creative Cloud Suite

The Adobe Creative Cloud Suite is a powerful and flexible collection of graphic, video, photography, and web development applications.

Learn about using the Creative Cloud Suite at UWSP.

Available applications:

  • Acrobat Pro

  • Acrobat Reader

  • After Effects

  • Animate (previously known as Flash Professional)

  • Audition

  • Behance

  • Bridge​

  • Dreamweaver

  • Fireworks

  • Flash Builder Premium

  • Illustrator

  • InCopy

  • InDesign

  • Media Encoder

  • Muse

  • Photoshop

  • Lightroom

  • Prelude

  • Premiere Pro

  • Premiere Rush

  • Presenter

  • Spark

  • SpeedGrade

  • Story Plus

  • Typekit


ESRI ArcGIS mapping and spatial analytics software is used in a number of UWSP courses and research activities.

UWSP provides the current version of ArcGIS Pro to UWSP students and faculty. Licenses are available most other ArcGIS products excluding third party data packages.

​GIS data is available from the CNR Dat​a Server.


Autodesk is 3D Design, Engineering, and Construction software. The following applications are available in many specialty labs and locations.

  • Autodesk 3dsMax

  • Autodesk AutoCAD

  • Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture *

  • Autodesk Inventor

  • Autodesk Revit

* Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture is specially suited to architectural work and is available in all UWSP computer classrooms, homework labs, and other areas around campus.


Supported Cloud Applications

Cloud applications are internet-based and accessed via a web browser or a mobile application. They do not require a local installation.

 Cloud Applications


  • AccesSPoint: UWSP's Student Information System.

  • ArcGIS Onlinea cloud-based version of the ESRI ArcGIS mapping and analysis desktop suite available in public and specialty labs.

  • Canvas: UWSP's course management system.

  • DocuSign eSignature: available through the Wisconsin DOA (Department of Administration), DocuSign eSignature is a digital signature solution for securely signing documents online. DocuSign allows for more secure storage of signed documents and supports UWSP's Sustainability initiatives by lowering paper consumption.

  • EndNote Online: Online Citation Manager.

  • Handshake: online career development and job recruitment platform for UWSP students.

  • LinkedIn Learning: basic and advanced online tutorials available in a wide range of topics free to UWSP students and employees.

  • MindMup: an online mindmapping tool.

  • Navigate: UWSP's cloud advising portal. 

  • Qualtrics: Cloud survey tool.


Additional Class Software Available at UWSP

Information Technology makes licensed software available to install through the Microsoft Software Center or Self Service for Macs. Depending on software licensing, some software packages may only be available to certain classrooms and labs. 

Instructors, if you would like a new licensed software package made available to install, or preinstalled in a lab or computer classroom, see our Software Requests for Classrooms and Computer Labs page.

​To learn if UWSP licenses a classroom application, search the following list.


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​For questions regarding available software, please contact the Service Desk or your Campus Support Team member.