Information Technology Services

Before Coming to Campus - Updates and Virus Protection

Please be sure that your computer is fully updated with all of the latest security patches and updates! Before using the network at Union, you will also be required to have current antivirus software.

  • Windows: You can go to Microsoft's Get the Latest Windows update page to download updates for Windows operating systems. ITS recommends that you enable "Automatic Updates" on your computer. Make sure that "Install updates automatically" is selected and choose a time for the updates to be installed that won't interfere with your computer usage. Here are links to free antivirus programs that Windows users can download and install:
  • Macintosh: You can go to the Apple menu and click on "Software Update" to obtain the newest patches and updates. Here are some links to example free antivirus programs that Mac users can download and install: