Firefox Requirements

MAC: Download Firefox

SURF requires the latest update of Firefox. Go to Firefox's website and download the most recent and applicable Firefox, or you can click the Apple icon located on the menu bar then click Software Update. To check your current version of Firefox please do the following:

About Firefox

MAC: Enable Cookies

Cookies must be enabled in order to use SURF.


MAC: Enable Active Content

JavaScript is required in order for SURF to fully function.

active content

MAC: Clear History, Cache, and Cookies

History (List of websites you have visited), Cache (Copies of webpages, images, and media that are saved for faster viewing), and Cookies (Files stored on your computer by websites to save preferences such as login information) may contain past data/information which may affect future attempts for successful login. Clearing these files may avoid problems.

clear histroy, cache, and cookies

    clear history, cache, and cookies

MAC: Disable Password Auto-Save

If the auto-complete feature is active in the browser and the SURF password is updated, there may be conflicts which will affect successful login to SURF.


MAC: Date & Time Properties

In Order to use SURF, you must ensure that your computer's date and time are correct. If incorrect, you can get an error message stating that your PeopleSoft connection has expired. Please do the following to check your computer's date and time:

date & time properties

time zone tab

MAC: International Computers

If you have an International Computer (a computer that is viewed in your foreign language) you cannot log into SURF. SURF can only function in English. Please set your computer to the English language as listed below.


International Language