Microsoft Windows Operating System

Windows 11 is not currently supported by OIT.
Microsoft has announced they will release Windows 11 in October 2021. OIT will not provide support and network connectivity for Windows 11 until we complete compatibility testing with our network and core services.

Operating system for computers, managing the computer’s hardware, software, memory, and processes.

Windows 10 is the preferred operating system for computers at the University. Any University-owned computer may have Windows 10 installed or upgraded free of charge.

Windows 7 reached End of Service on January 14, 2020. Therefore it is recommended that all new and existing computers be loaded with Windows 10.  For more information on the Windows 7 to 10 transition please see our Windows 7 to 10 Upgrade page.

Access and Support

Get Windows 10

Use the Upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10 form to request an upgrade. 

Request Support

Refer to the University Computers and Mobile Device Support category for Windows requests.
Use the Software and Online Apps forms for all other Windows support and questions.

Custom User Guide

Microsoft Windows


No charge.



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