Application Software


Please note that the School requires that all incoming students have software as follows:

  • Microsoft Office Suite 2013 or newer (Important Note:  SJSU students can sign up for free access to Office 365 for Education, which includes the Office 2019 applications.  See Microsoft Office and Pricing)
  • Web browsers: Student should be prepared to work with multiple Web browsers. Links to browser requirements for specific systems are included below. Additional requirements may be imposed on a per-class basis by the instructor in cases where other online resources are utilized:
    • MySJSU: The MySJSU Sign In page will detect your current browser. If you are using an unsupported browser, you will be notified.
    • Canvas: See the Canvas Supported Browser page for complete information on supported browsers.
    • Zoom: See the Zoom System Requirements page for complete information on supported configurations.
  • In order to use digital signatures, which are required on university forms, download a free copy of Adobe Reader DC Or request the full Adobe Creative Cloud for Students from SJSU (one day turn around time required).
  • Information on Using Digital Signatures can be found here
  • DocuSign:   All students now have access to DocuSign for digitally signing SJSU documents.   Login and tutorial information is available here.

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