Software Installation Support


OIT offers on-site software installation for a variety of software available on multiple platforms.

What do I need to get this service?

Active UC Merced staff, faculty, and students must be on a UC Merced owned computer. If you need to purchase software, please click here.

What is included?

A technician will work with you to validate licenses, install the software and provide initial support services. Users should also expect best-effort installation and configuration for non-standard software applications.

When is support for this service available?

Support for this service is provided during standard operating hours: 8:00 a.m.-5:00p.m., Monday through Friday.

How long does it take to get the service?

Within 3 business days.

How do I stop or change the service?

Contact the OIT Service Desk with your ticket number.


There is no cost associated with installing software.

Additional Information

Software Purchasing Page

Any software that is either illegal or poses a security threat to UC Merced will not be installed.

Last modified: November 29, 2017