Recommended technology for remote/online learning

Due to the increased delivery of remote/online classes, USask has outlined technology requirements to assist you.

If you require any assistance checking your technology, please email


With an increase of online activity in our daily lives, there have also been an increase in cyberattacks (scams, phishing).

Keep your devices, personal information and identity, and online accounts safe.


To connect your USask email account to your device(s) (Android, iPhone, iPad, Mac laptop, Windows laptop and others), login at the link below for set up guides.


As a USLC student, download and install Word, PowerPoint and Excel for free:

  1. Log in to your PAWS account
  2. On the left, click on "Apps and Services"
  3. In search bar, type "micr"
  4. Click on "Microsoft Student Advantage"
  5. Follow instructions

Free read and write software

  • Software to help you with your reading, writing, studying & research
  • Free download to any device
  • Hear text aloud
  • Search picture dictionaries
  • Predictive word support
  • And more

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