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Remote working tools

We offer a number of tools and services that can assist and support you with your studying and work while you are away from UCL.

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Student Remote access tools

Access your files, apps and desktop from anywhere with desktop@UCL Anywhere

Access your desktop, files and applications remotely

desktop@UCL Anywhere allows you to connect to your UCL desktop, files and applications from any computer with a web browser and an internet connection.

Access your live@UCL email from anywhere using OWA

Access your UCL email and calendar from your web browser

The Outlook Web Application is the recommended way to access your UCL email as it requires no software installation or configuration. All you need computer with a web browser and an internet connection.

View your timetable online

Keep updated on your lectures, labs and exams

UCL Go! smartphone app

UCL Go! - The UCL smartphone app

Access UCL university and Union information directly from your iPhone or Android device. Get campus directions, find an available campus computer, check your library records and more!

Download UCL software or buy software for home

Find out how to access UCL software from home or how to benefit from student discounts on the most popular applications *

Staff Remote access tools

Remote WTS

Remote Staff WTS desktop service

Access your WTS desktop, applications and files from anywhere - all you need is a computer with a web browser and an internet connection!

Access your live@UCL email from anywhere using OWA

live@UCL email & calendar via the Outlook Web Application (OWA)

View your work email and calendar via your web browser

UCL Virtual Private Network (VPN) 

Access your files, UCL Administrative systems such as MyFinance, SiP, MyView and more.

Access and download UCL software applications remotely

Download and use UCL-licensed software remotely*

* By using software UCL has made available for home use you agree to these Terms and conditions

Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 

Office 365 offers a suite of online tools that can be used anywhere such as:

  • Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and more
  • live@UCL email

Learn more about Office 365 services available at UCL

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