Student Support

What is available?

Apps on Demand

Apps on Demand is the University of New Haven’s implementation of Amazon AppStream 2.0, which allows users to access desktop applications through their HTML5-capable web browsers.

Microsoft Office

The University’s licensing agreement with Microsoft provides all active students with a free copy of Microsoft Office that can be installed on up to 5 devices.


Autodesk provides students, educators, and institutions free access to AutoCAD software, in addition to learning tools. Get a free 3-year education license now.

West Point Bridge

The West Point Bridge Design software is a free-to-use simulation for basic bridge design. Students will be introduced to the basic theory of structural design.


Autodesk® Inventor® software provides engineers and designers a professional grade solution for 3D mechanical design, simulation, visualization, and documentation.


With LabVIEW, quickly drag and drop built-in functions to simplify acquisition, analysis, control, and data sharing so you can spend less time on syntax errors and more time on creating your application.

What type of laptop do I need?

Recommended Configuration:

Suggested Computer Model:


    • Intel i7 processor
    • 16 GB or more RAM
    • 1 TB or more SSD
    • Dedicated graphics card
    • 3.8 GHz Intel i7 processor
    • 16 GB RAM
    • 1 TB SSD

Loaner Laptop Program

The University has set aside loaner computers specifically for the first year engineering students. They are to be used in the event that your personal laptops require service that will leave you without a computer. The student tech support office located in the Campus Bookstore has these laptops for you. Please stop by if you require one of these laptops. Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm.