Resources for New UM Students

New UM students,

To ensure a smooth start to your academic year, check out some great IT resources available to you, including: Adobe Creative Cloud, Office 365, McAfee Virus Scan, and much more! For all available software, please visit:

Adobe Creative Cloud (CC)

  • Adobe CC gives you access to Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Dreamweaver, Muse, Lightroom, and Acrobat Pro.

Collaboration and Cloud-Storage Solutions

  • Access and share files from any device! UM's collaboration and cloud-storage solutions gives you unlimited space to securely back up your data online.

Microsoft Office 365 Suite

  • Office 365 includes all of the essential Office programs, including Excel, OneNote, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word.

McAfee VirusScan

  • McAfee VirusScan combines anti-virus, anti-spyware, firewall, and intrusion prevention technologies to stop and remove malicious software.

Wi-Fi Networks at the U

  • The University of Miami provides various wireless networks for the UM community, including SecureCanes, CaneNet Wireless, CaneNet Wired, eduroam, and more!

Wi-Fi Calling

  • Wi-Fi Calling enhances cellular service on campus so you can make calls via a Wi-Fi network instead of using your carrier’s network connection. Wi-Fi calling is a great option if you’re in an area with a weak carrier signal because it enhances your call quality by using your phones internet connection to make calls.
    • Click here to learn how to connect to Wi-Fi calling via your mobile phone.

Do It Yourself (DIY) Instructional Videos

  • Learn how to configure your devices to connect to the University of Miami's wired and wireless networks, install free software, configure your UM email, set up UPrint drivers for easy printing on campus, and much more.
    • Click here access UMIT's DIY instructional videos.