WCU has many different programs available for students, faculty, and staff members to download for PERSONAL HOME use. The programs available for download on this page are NOT FOR WCU-OWNED computers. To request software for your WCU-owned computer, please contact the IT Help Desk at 227-7487, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit https://help.wcu.edu.
|Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate or 8 Pro
(Windows operating system)
|Request Windows Operating System||N/A|
|Avira Antivirus Software for Student Computers||Request Avira.Antivirus||Request Avira Antivirus|
|Symantec Antivirus Removal Tool||Remove Symantec Files||Remove Symantec Files|
|Symantec Antivirus for Faculty and Staff Personally-Owned Computers||Request Symantec Endpoint Protection||Request Symantec Endpoint Protection|
|Mozilla Firefox Extended Support Release (ESR)||Download Link||Download Link|
MS Windows Disks also Available for Work-at-Home
Thanks to a Microsoft Campus Agreement, Western Carolina University faculty and staff have work-at-home rights to the MS Windows operating system update software. Faculty and staff may purchase Windows 7 Ultimate or 8 Pro from The University Bookstore. The cost is $15 each for the DVD media.