Useful Software and Applications
Free apps for scanning documents from your phone:
- CamScanner: Click here for Apple or Android
- Microsoft Office Lens: Click here for Apple or click here for Android.
Or use these paid versions to scan documents from your phone:
Online and Hybrid courses may have synchronous (live) online meetings. While many laptop computers are equipped with a camera, speakers, and a microphone, using headphones with an attached microphone and a webcam for these sessions is recommended.
Downloadable Software for Academic Use
Downloading Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.)
All current staff, faculty, and students have access to Office 365 through their UPEI account, which allows you to download and install the Office applications on up to five computers and five mobile devices.
To access Office 365 to use its on-line features or to download Office applications to use on your computer visit the Microsoft Office portal.
Log in with UPEI email address as your username and the same password you use for other UPEI services.
SAS Statistical Analysis Software
SAS offers a University Edition which any faculty, staff, or student can download and use for academic purposes.
AutoCAD and Other AutoDesk Software
Autodesk provides open access to more than 100 products – available to students, educators, and institutions.