Staff Guides

Sophos Home Premium

Install Sophos Home Premium antivirus to your home PCs and Macs and mobile devices on up to 10 devices. How to get it: Visit Use your SVA email address … more

Grammarly Premium Account

Grammarly helps users compose bold, clear, mistake-free writing through an AI-powered writing assistant. Look out for the invitation email from ”Grammarly EDU’ in your SVA.EDU inbox. To get acquainted with … more

Adobe Applications for Home Use

Adobe CC is provided to all current staff, all currently enrolled students and all faculty teaching in the current semester. 1. Go to 2. Enter your SVA e-mail address … more

Data Privacy and Security Reminders for Employees

Avoid Online Scams Remain vigilant in responding to emails from outside of SVA and be on the lookout for phishing attempts.  As a reminder, even when you are working from … more

Avoid and report scam and phishing emails

A phishing attack happens when someone tries to trick you into sharing personal information online. What is phishing?Phishing is usually done through email, ads, or by sites that look similar … more

Office 365 for Staff

Log into You may need to install a plugin before you can access Office 365. If you do not see the following alerts or warnings, please proceed to step … more

VPN for Staff

For those staff users who require direct access to certain internal systems, remotely, SVA provides this connectivity via the Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client. The Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client can only be … more


Version 7.6.19 Updated 2020-04-20 RemotePC is a simple method for remote users to access on-campus computers setup with and running the RemotePC application. Requests to have RemotePC installed can be … more

Cisco Jabber Softphone

Cisco Jabber is an app-based softphone designed to allow you to place and receive calls as if you were stationed at your SVA desk phone. Although Cisco Jabber can be readily … more


Horizon Client Note: Installing the Horizon client will give you access to mounting shared drives. From your myID dashboard, select “Working Remote.” Click on Install Horizon Client. Find the version … more