Hardware & Software
Before purchasing Computer systems, peripherals, or software, University of Kentucky (UK) students, faculty and staff should review the existing campus licensed software packages and available discount packages.
Many software packages are available for download by UK Students, Faculty and Staff. These include site-licensed commercial software packages, localized versions of popular utilities, patches, security bulletins, etc. Software is available for Windows, Mac OS X, and some distributions of Linux. General student lab software is also available to download on any UK student’s personal devices (desktop, laptop, tablet) via myVirtualDEN @ UK.
The University of Kentucky Information Technology works together with a number of vendors such as Apple, Dell, Lexmark and Office Max to provide both discounted prices and access to educational packages to Faculty, Staff, and Students.