The Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences provides various computing resources. Our network includes Linux computers, Macs, Windows PCs, and other devices, all maintained by AOS IT, and our software packages are extensive. Additionally, our computer labs offer iMacs, and our servers provide secure access and storage for all users. Please see below for more details about our comprehensive services in collaboration with UCLA IT Services. We hope you have a great experience with us!

Information and Resources

  • AOSID – Reset your password / manage your AOS account

  • UCLA Logon – Look Up Your UCLA Logon ID/Resetting Your UCLA Password

  • Accessing WiFi – Information and instructions on how to access the WiFi

  • Kaltura – Video hosting and streaming service used in courses (Bruin Learn)

  • Bruin Voice – Bruin Voice is the campuswide transition to Zoom Phone (softphones)


Guides and Tutorials

  • Zoom – How to Sign in to Zoom

  • MATLAB – Install and activate MATLAB

  • Endnote –  A software program that helps organize your research.

Getting Help

AOS IT is available to answer questions and provide assistance for AOS users experiencing all types of technical issues. The IT office is located within the AOS Computer Lab in MSA 7101. Technicians are available on weekdays from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

For prompt and thorough assistance, please report problems to IT Support. Try to be as detailed as possible when describing your problem. Include the name of the machine you are experiencing problems with, the time, and any error messages you may have received (screenshots can often be very helpful).

For urgent assistance, please contact the helpdesk at (310) 267- HELP (4357) or visit MSA 7101.

IT Personnel