Purchase & Download Software

Access discounted software titles for students, staff, faculty and researchers through our online software portal.

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Our Supporting Hardware Vendors

While we're your campus experts, we can't do everything ourselves! The university and IST have established preferred purchasing agreements with with these vendors to provide superior value through competitive pricing, streamlined delivery cycles and efficient processing on a selection of standard configurations. Staff and students are welcome to use these preferred vendors to receive reduced prices on selected products and equipment—for work and home use!

Apple products provide the superior performance, reliability and design you count on for the ultimate school experience. Shop with us and you're guaranteed an exemplary Apple product and extra perks like gift cards or additional discounts. Now we call that a win-win situation.

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University of Alberta staff get exclusive discounts from TELUS! Discover the latest home and mobility options and start saving. Find more information on TELUS’ exclusive partner discounts or reach out to the TELUS support team at or 1-844-888-4440.

TELUS Exclusive Partner Discounts

Free Software

  • 7-Zip
    7-Zip is an open-source file archiver with a high compression ratio. 7-Zip works with many archive formats including the 7z archive format.
  • PuTTY
    PuTTY is a free SSH, Telnet, and Rlogin client for 32-bit Windows systems which allows access a multi-user computer over a network.
  • Malwarebytes
    Malwarebytes is a site dedicated to fighting malware. If your computer becomes infected, Malwarebytes can provide the needed assistance to remove the infection.
  • WinSCP
    WinSCP is an open source SFTP client and FTP client for Windows whose main function is secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer.

Printing Vendors