IT Services

Our IT services ensure a customer-focused approach to deliver a wide range of IT and communication services that you need to study, work, and undertake research wherever you are.

Computers and laptops

Whether you want to work on your assignment, catch up on your email, or just want to do some general studying, we have over 700 computers across our well-resourced IT labs and Library to help you.

Office 365 is installed on all our student access computers, and we work with our lecturers to ensure the right specialist software is available for your studies.


Wireless Access

We have over 6,000 wireless access points to keep you connected across the entire campus.

Visitors to the campus, can register to use our free public wireless service, The Cloud. Current students and members of staff, with an activated IT account, can sign in and connect to our eduroam wireless service. While visiting academic staff and students can access our eduroam wireless service with their home institution login details.


Access your files from anywhere in the world

UEA offers a blended approach to learning and teaching, and our digital services will help you to study and work anywhere. These include:

  • Student Remote Desktop service – When off-campus, you can access a University computer using our Student Remote Desktop service from your personal computer.

  • Blackboard – Our virtual learning environment where you will access your course materials, submit your assignments, and attend online lectures.

  • Free download of Microsoft 365 suite – free to install on up to five personal devices.

  • Specialist software - Available to download on personal devices, includes EndNote, Matlab, Minitab, NVivo, Stata and SPSS.


Come and see what we can do for you...