General Information

Sheridan has a virtualization setup that offers a Windows-based experience for those at Sheridan. This is a great option for various computing needs that require the Windows operating system, especially if you don't desire (or can't proceed with) a Bootcamp installation.



  • Internet Connectivity
    (note: you do not need to be at Sheridan or on its VPN)
  • Sheridan credentials
    (your Sheridan user name and password)
  • Microsoft Remote Desktop application 
    (see download link below)


Software Download

The quickest way to acquire Microsoft Remote Desktop software:

click here

(scroll to the correct version based on your device)


How-To Guide

To view the how-to guide from Sheridan:

click here



If you have any issue with any of the requirements or instructions,
please contact us directly by emailing