Virtual Desktop

A Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) is a Seattle University computer workstation that can be accessed from anywhere with an internet connection and a web browser. Seattle University's Virtual Desktop comes with state-of-the-art specialty software preinstalled.  

  • Software
    The Virtual Desktop gives you access to any of the computer lab software. For a list of Virtual Desktop software, please reference the VDI Software List.
  • T: Drive
  • Printing
    The Virtual Desktop allows you to send documents to the SU print queue. 

Accessing the Virtual Desktop

Seattle University students, faculty and staff can access the Virtual Desktop via the following ways:


GMetrix Skills Management GMetrix Test Resource Manager
Palisades Decision Tools (@RISK)  


Circuitscape Vortex10


ChemDraw Prime MestReNova

Computer Science

ChemDraw Prime MestReNova
Anaconda Alice
     Anaconda Navigator Inkscape
     Anaconda Prompt  Microsoft Expression Web 4 
     Jupyter Notebook  Microsoft Expression Web 4 SuperPreview 
     Reset Spyder Settings MySQL Workbench 
     Spyder NetBeans
Notepad++  ScratchUmlet

Electrical Engineering

Modelsim NI Launcher
NI Multisim 14.2 NI Ultiboard 14.2


Alma SU-Primo
Refworks - Write-N-Cite Plugin for Word  


MATLAB Wolfram Mathematica

New and Continuing Studies 

Git GitHub Desktop
Node.js Visual Studio Code


Self Service Zoom



For a pdf list of Virtual Desktop software, please reference the VDI Main Pool document.

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