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Software Downloads

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Welcome to the BC Software Download site. This site contains links to selected software for use by members of the Boston College community. Certain downloads may be restricted and require authorization.

Emeritus faculty members: For software, contact the Help Center at 617-552-HELP (4357) or

A-Z Index

Accessibility Tools
Software that makes documents, files, and web pages more accessible.

Anti-virus software in use at BC.

Recommended software to access the course registration system at BC.

Recommended web browsers for use at BC.

Development Tools
Tools for writing software programs.

Email & Calendaring
Recommended email and calendaring applications for use at BC.

Emergency Notification Software
Get urgent information from BC public safety personnel.

Transfer files from your computer to an FTP server.

Network Connectivity Tools
Tools for connecting to BC's network.

Office Suites
Word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software.

Operating Systems
Mac and Windows OS upgrades for your computer.

Print Management
Tools for managing printing at BC.

Tools to view and manage documents.

Research software and documentation.

Windows System Software
Windows OS upgrades for your computer.

Technical Resources
Software and tools for ITS staff are available online.