Information Technology Group

Instant access to MSDN-AA resource now available!

The Cockrell School of Engineering, as a member of the MSDN Academic Alliance, can grant access to Microsoft platforms, servers, and software developer tools. This software may be installed on departmental lab machines and is available for faculty, staff, and students to install for instructional and research purposes.

All of the software licensed under the MSDN AA Program is available for students, faculty, and staff. To access the software library, students must enable their EIDs.

For staff and faculty who experience access issues, please contact the Service Desk for assistance.

ITG Service Desk


ECJ 1.226

301 Dean Keeton

Austin, Texas 78712

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-noon; 1-5 p.m.

Setting up VPN

Many of our services require the use of VPN. Instructions for setting up VPN are available on the ITG Wiki