Information Technology and Services (ITS) provides members of the Syracuse University community with access to software downloads.
Syracuse University licensed software will require that you authenticate with your NetID and password or one assigned by ITS. If you require software downloads for your off-campus computer, please refer to the process for Staff Remote Access.
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|SURA Remote Access Tool (18.104.22.168)||Windows 7, 8.1 & 10|
SURA provides secure remote access to Syracuse University computing resources. It both installs and configures the SU VPN connection as well as maps network drives/printers, makes remote desktop connections, and simplifies OWA email access
Required reading Federal export law and VPN software.
|SURA combines many technologies that allow remote access to campus computing resources. As such, not all resources are available to all users. Those with questions as to the level of access SURA provides should contact their local support staff.|
|MacOS 10.6+ (Snow Leopard and Newer) VPN Setup Tool|
VPN setup for MacOS 10.6+ (Snow Leopard and Newer)
Note: MacOS users should use their native SSH client.
|Faculty, Staff, Student|
|PuTTY Secure Shell Client||Windows||Desktop application providing secure communication and file transfer services.||Faculty, Staff, Student|
Linux Not Supported
Please note that Linux is not a supported operating system on campus.