Our Most Frequently Requested Services
I want to . . .
Purchase or request software:
Many common software packages are available to DSS affiliates at no or low cost.
DSS IT has a variety of equipment available for loan, including Mac and Windows laptops, printers, projectors, adapters and cables, and videoconferencing equipment.
For urgent loaner equipment needs, please call us at 530-752-8800 or stop by one of our drop-in locations (see left sidebar).
The DSS Computer Replacement Program (CRP) provides one desktop or laptop computer every five years for faculty and staff in DSS departments.
DSS IT offers poster printing at a rate of $33/poster.
The DSS VPN service allows you to connect to computers, printers, and file shares from off campus.
Learn how to connect remotely to a desktop computer in your office or lab.
DSS and UC Davis offer various options for creating and hosting personal, lab, project and group websites:
Request a Weebly site. This is a great option for faculty personal sites, lab sites, project sites, conference sites, etc.
Request a Faculty WordPress site. This is a good option for faculty personal sites or lab sites.
DSS IT manages DSS department and program websites.
If your long-term visitor needs access to log into computers, print, access file shares, or access Library resources, use the Temporary Affiliate Form (TAF) to request a temporary UC Davis computing account.
UC Davis and DSS offer several options for email lists and shared email accounts.