It's important your Mac stay updated to the latest operating system supported by the district.
Software compatibility. Ensure all software used for class works as expected.
Security. Apple constantly releases new security patches to keep you safe.
Features. Each OS release offers new features and performance improvements.
The latest supported macOS version is Catalina.
At least 20 GB disk space free.
Mac plugged into power.
All applications closed.
The upgrade will take about 1-2 hours to complete. During this time you will not be able to use your Mac. If the install fails at any point be sure to restart your Mac and try to upgrade again from Self Service. Follow the directions below to begin.
Do not unplug, power off, or move your Mac during the upgrade. It could result in data loss or damage.
The macOS Catalina installer is about 8.7 GB. Note if your home Internet plan has a data cap or bandwidth limits it may be difficult to to upgrade. If you have any concerns about being able to upgrade from home please open a help desk ticket by emailing email@example.com
Open Self Service and log in with your district username and password.