UCL Information Services Division


Software & Hardware

From these pages you can find out about the software applications available at UCL and for your home computer to support your learning, teaching, research or work. Staff can also get information about what IT hardware is available to purchase such as desktop/laptop computer and printers.

Software and Hardware at UCL

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Get your free copy Office 365 Professional Plus

Microsoft Office 365

UCL students can obtain a copy of Office 2013 Professional Plus at no cost. Office 365 includes the latest version of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and more.

You can install on up to 5 compatible PCs and Macs, plus 5 tablets (including iPad).

Read the instructions on how to obtain your copy.

How to order software or hardware through the IT Purchasing team

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Software Database Essential Maintenance - Friday 23 March 8-10:30am

Please note that the Software Database will need essential maintenance work on Friday March 23rd 2018, between 8am and 10:30am. During this time, the application will be at risk and may not work as expected.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Published: Mar 23, 2018 9:05:46 AM

EDRM Outage- Thursday 15th March 5pm-5:30pm

There will be a short outage of EDRM today Thursday 15th March between 5- 5:30pm whilst the EDRM database is restarted. The service should be considered "at risk" 15 mins prior and after the outage.

Published: Mar 15, 2018 1:45:29 PM

Resolved - UCL Intranet login issues Friday 22 December 18:30pm

The issue with multiple logins to various departmental web intranet sites is in the process of being resolved. It will be fully resolved by 4.30am Saturday 23rd December when the fix is rolled out. We apologise for any disruption this caused. 

Published: Dec 22, 2017 1:35:38 PM