Oracle Client Software Installation

Available To: Faculty, Staff

ITS provides instructions and links to software to enable you to install your Oracle Client Software.  The software is required to directly access ITS supported Oracle databases.  You may not require this software if you access Oracle databases via an application such as PeopleSoft or Blackboard Learn. 

Current Version

ITS recommends Oracle Client Version 12.1.02 64-bit and the instructions provided are written specifically for this version.


The Oracle Client Software is available for install from an ITS shared file server.  Faculty and staff have access to this server when they are connected  to the NAU domain. 

Cost / Pricing

There is no cost to NAU Employees to install the Oracle Client Software.

Support Information

For service requests please submit a ServiceNow ticket.

Related Services

Available to studentsAvailable to facultyAvailable to staff

Database consulting support for centralized applications

Training & Documentation

Step by step instructions on installing the Oracle client on your desktop or laptop, including how to get a copy of the software

Steps to remove the 11g version of the Oracle Client.