Computers and Employee Computer Support

DePaul-Owned Computer Information

DePaul-owned computer support and information about applications and warranties.

Computers on Campus

The Help Desk will provide troubleshooting support for Microsoft Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10 operating systems that have been installed onto DePaul purchased computers by the Technology Depot.

Macs on Campus

The Help Desk is able to provide troubleshooting support for macOS versions 10.13 (High Sierra) and higher that are installed onto DePaul purchased, Technology Depot-provided, computers.

Computer Software

Standard Software: Labs and Classroom Computers

This page lists software titles available in classrooms and computer labs. Standard software is available in every classroom and computer lab.

Specialty Software: Lab and Classroom Computers

This page lists software titles available in select classrooms and computer labs.

Updates and Patching

Information Services manages software patching and updates for specific components on DePaul-owned computers.


Encryption technology can protect information that is stored on a computer hard drive by making it more difficult for unauthorized users to access that data.

Windows 10

Windows 10 is the default operating system installed by Information Services.

Computer Replacement Information

The DePaul University Computer Replacement Program provides one computer to all staff/faculty employees.

Employee Computer Support

Information Services will provide warranty repair and replacement of any computer parts that are covered under the manufacturer’s warranty.