Technology Requirements & Software

To successfully take an online course through UW College Courses Online, ensure your system meets the following minimum technology requirements:

Internet Access

All UW College Courses Online courses require a reliable connection to the Internet. You are responsible for setting up your own connection to the Internet.

Hardware and Software

Please use a laptop or desktop computer to complete your course requirements. To ensure compatibility with the various software technologies used in online courses, we suggest performing a System Check on your computer. This check is designed to ensure your computer is properly configured for our web courses. The System Check link can be found on the Tech Support page. Please see your specific courses for additional technologies utilized in each course.

If you need technical support, please call 877-724-7883 or submit a ticket on the Tech Support website.