Hardware and Software Acquisition


Q: Where can I find information about L&S computer configurations?
A: A list of current L&S-recommended computer configurations and pricing information is available on our PantherFile share as a reference. Please note that you'll need to enter your ePanther credentials to access the document.

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Q: Where can I find a list of standard L&S software?
A: A list of the standard L&S software included with our PC and Mac desktop and lab images is available on our website.

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Q: How do I order a replacement or upgrade part for my L&S computer?
A: The official process for ordering technology within the College is detailed in the L&S Technology Acquisition Policy. Further questions can be submitted using a Purchasing Support form.

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Q: Where can I purchase discount software through the university?
A: For more information about discount software, please visit the UITS software website . Details about licensing options, purchasing and payment guidelines, and distribution methods can be found in the L&S Software Acquisition Policy.

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Q: How can I obtain antivirus software for my home computer?
A: UWM provides students, faculty, and staff with a free copy of McAfee VirusScan for Windows. Resource CDs with this software can be obtained at any Campus Computer Lab; ask the technician at the desk to find out where they are kept.

You can also download VirusScan from the UITS website.

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Q: Where can I find information about L&S-funded software?
A: A table of L&S-funded software can be found on our website.

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