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Remote IT Resources

Learn at Home (or Anywhere)

Excel in your studies with Pitt IT's collection of helpful remote IT resources. From video conferencing tools to a virtual computing lab and more, make the most of your studies no matter where they take place.

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Campus Connectivity

Connect and Get Going

The University of Pittsburgh provides fast and secure internet access, whether you're in the classroom, across campus, or in your residence hall.

Single Sign-On Services

Your Passport to Pitt IT

Pitt Passport is the University’s single sign-on service that grants access to web-based services such as My Pitt, Learning Managment System (Canvas), the Student Information System (PeopleSoft), and many others.

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Tech at Your Fingertips

Student IT Perks

You have a lot to do, so let's get to it with tools and services that are here to help you thrive. Download free software, protect your devices, and be more productive than ever with the tech perks you get as a Pitt student.

IT Security

Stay Safe & Protected Online

Pitt IT makes sure that University networks adhere to the latest security standards to help keep you protected when you’re connected.

24/7 Dedicated Security

The Pitt IT security team protects you from thousands of phishing and scamming attacks every single day. With your help in using responsible online practices, we can make sure that your information, research, and data remains yours, and only yours.

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Duo Multifactor Authentication

Multifactor authentication from Duo Security adds an additional layer of security to your online accounts when using Pitt Passport to help keep bad actors out of your accounts and information.

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Pitt Password Manager (LastPass)

Save all of your passwords in a secure vault that you can access from any device, using a single, strong master password. LastPass keeps your information private, secure, and hidden (but easy to use when you need it).

Learn More about LastPass

Free Microsoft Software

Download Microsoft Office at No Cost

As a Pitt student, you get free access to the world's most powerful productivity suite. Install Office for Windows or Mac at no cost on up to five devices–including Office Mobile for Android and iPhone. Some popular options are below, but you can also download many more Microsoft titles when you access the Office suite. 

Software and Downloads

Access 70+ Free Software Titles

You need to get things done and we have the software to help you do it. From specialized software to security tools, you can access dozens of free or discounted software titles as a Pitt Student. Now that's a lot of power (wherever you work).

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Answers for Pitt Questions

AskCathy and Get Answers

AskCathy is your one-stop shop for all Pitt-related searches. It’s your personal assistant for finding grades, news, apps, tasks, and more.

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IT Resources on Campus

We're Happy to Serve You

Pitt IT offers more than 100 convenient services to keep you and your tech up and running. When on campus, you can take advantage of helpful in-person benefits brought to you by Pitt IT. 

Find a Lab Near You

Eight Student Computing Labs, Computer Kiosks, and Pitt Print Stations are located throughout the Pittsburgh campus to provide access to a wide range of software tools, printing options, and device-charging stations.

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Print Anywhere on Campus

No matter where you are—or the device that you're using—easily print to any of more than 70 Pitt Print stations across campus. Send print orders from your personal computer or mobile device and pick up at your convenience.

Learn About Printing on Campus

Get In-Person Support

Pitt IT operates two Walk-In Support Desks at the Pittsbrgh campus, inside the University Store on Fifth and in the lobby of Litchfield Towers, to provide hands-on support for the personal devices of students, faculty, and staff.

Learn About Walk-In Support

24/7 IT Support Options

Help When You Need It

Enjoy fast and friendly technical support how and when you want it, 24/7—including holidays. Take adavantage of all of the support options available to you, whether you're on campus or elsewhere. Pitt IT is here to help.