macOS Catalina available through Mac@USD

macOS Catalina available through Mac@USD

After rigorous testing for compatibility and security, macOS 10.15 Catalina is now available for all USD provided Mac computers. 

Upgrade now to get access to new features, improved security, and compatibility with the newest software titles.  

Users can click here to upgrade to Catalina through the Mac@USD guided installation.


  • What's New in Catalina

    The newest version of the macOS operating system, Catalina, brings some new features that users may find useful, including...

    • Use your iPad as a second display for additional screen space with Sidecar
    • Support for the Airpod Pro headphones
    • Improved accessibility features
    • Improved screentime control
    • Improved media playback features

    To see a full list of features in macOS Catalina, you can visit Apple's feature list here, or Apple's release notes here.  

  • Mac@USD

    Unfamiliar with Mac@USD?  Mac@USD is the system used by ITS for distributing software and updates to your USD-provided Mac computer. 

    You can use Mac@USD to get access to free software, install updates, map your Network Drives, and even check compatibility with Zoom's virtual background feature. 

    To learn more about Mac@USD, click here.

  • System Requirements

    To update to macOS Catalina using the Mac@USD installer, you must be on macOS 10.13 or higher.  If you are on an older version of macOS, please contact the ITS Help Desk for assistance with your upgrade. 

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