For a great in-class experience, we encourage you to Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to each class. With our blended learning approach you can use devices with larger screens (tablets or laptops) to connect to our WiFi. You can access learning resources, communicate and collaborate with classmates.

You will also be able to use your device at home to access our learning resources.

What hardware students need to bring

UTS College makes use of online learning activities and so it is important that you have the right tools to be able to engage effectively online. Please find your Digital Toolkit here.

Chargers and power adaptors

There are plenty of charging stations around campus. Please make sure you always carry chargers for your phone, camera, laptop and any other device including an adapter for Australian power outlets.

WiFi access

Free wireless access is readily available in all UTS College buildings. Here's how to connect.

MS Office access

Once you have activated your UTS email account, you can download Microsoft Office for free at You can follow these step-by-step instructions.

Where to go for help

If you need a helping hand with your device, we have a team of ITDS Service Desk Officers who can assist. For support, visit the ITDS Service Desk Portal:

  • Monday to Friday - 8.30am to 7pm

You can also call the team  on (+61 2) 9218 7000 Ext 7000.