Information regarding software available to students, staff, and faculty.

Categories (10)


Microsoft related software applications including the Windows Operating System (10, and Mobile), the Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, ​Outlook, Publisher (PC only), and Access (PC only).

Artistic / Creative

Software specifically for artistic and creative use, such as Adobe, AutoCAD, and ChemDraw.

PaperCut Print Management

PaperCut is a printing resource management tool used in many UM campus departments and computer labs.


Box is a cloud-based storage and collaboration tool from UM provides the enterprise version of Box available exclusively to higher education institutions.

Software Licensing

Central IT provides software licensing and acquisition information for many software applications to students, faculty and staff. By managing software licensing and acquisition, and negotiating license agreements, IT enables campus departments and individuals to benefit from reduced costs to help software dollars go further.


University of Montana has a relationship with Apple allowing for free or reduced pricing on software and hardware.

Desktop / Web Publishing

Desktop publishing is the creation of documents using page layout skills on a device for print and for web. Web publishing or online publkishing is the process of publishing original content to the internet.

GIS & Reference

A geographic information system (GIS) is a system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage and present spatial or geographic data.

Math & Statistical Analysis

This category includes software that analyzes data, provides tools for specialized and enterprise analytical needs.

Articles (5)

Mobile App Troubleshooting

How to solve common issues with the Umontana mobile app.

Password Management Solution

UM IT has partnered with other units on campus to provide a enterprise password management solution to our employees.

Griz Card eAccounts FAQ

Description of eAccounts, frequently asked questions, and deposit troubleshooting steps.