The links offered within this site will allow you to download software used at Ringling College for academic purposes. The links are presented as a convenience to our campus community. We do not assume any responsibility for the software downloaded from this web site or linked web sites. Downloading the wrong software to your computer may render your computer useles or at worst may damage the system. Proceed at your own risk.

Please follow all instructions and license requirements for each download. Any problems, questions, and license issues that arise from the use of any downloaded software will be resolved strictly between you and the software provider or facilitator, not Ringling College. The software available through these links is offered by the software provider for academic use or as freeware, and not as Work-at-Home Rights. Software providers for the applications used at Ringling College do not extend Work-at-Home Rights to the Ringling College community.

Autodesk - Free software for students
Microsoft DreamSpark - Free software for students
Purchase Corel® PainterTM 12 with educational discount:
Contact Tom Mitar from Corel at 888-267-3548 x 2037
Please state you are a Ringling College student and be ready to provide a copy of your student ID and your course schedule for the current semester.

Valuable Documentation

Free eBooks by Microsoft from MSDN Blogs, Part 1
Free eBooks by Microsoft from MSDN Blogs, Part 2
Own Your Space - Keep Yourself and Your Stuff Safe Online

Faculty Downloads

IT Support Hours

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phone: (941)359-7633

fax: (941)359-7615

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