Apps for College Students


Click HERE for a complete listing of all the Apps below in Word format


Any.Do - Add tasks by voice and organize them using simple gestures for Android.


AppWriter US - AppWriter has many assistive features including word prediction, text-to-speech and the special Dyslexie-font.      


Audio Note - Recording notes with audio and a notepad all in one.


Barcode Scanner - Scan BarCodes and look up prices for Android

Brevity - The UltraFast Text Editor & Word Prediction.


D2u Dictation and TranscriptionBest dictation and transcription available!


Dragon Dictation - Easy to use voice recognition software.


Dragon Search - Search online only using your voice.


Evernote - Stay Organized - Take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders, Searchable.


Fast Finga - Converts hand written notes into text.


Formulas HD for Calculus - A simple, easy to use, easy to navigate collection of the most important formulas and topics for college students.    


GoodReader - Super robust PDF reader for iPad.


Google Translate - Translate 50 different languages!


Graphing Calculator - Turns iPhone into a graphing calculator.


iAnnotate - Read, annotate, and share PDFs. Improve your productivity and organization.


iBooks - Great way to download books from the iBookstore.


IdeaSketch - Draw a diagram - mind map, concept map, or flow chart - and convert it to a text outline.


inClass - Organize your schedule, courses, and semesters.


inDAISY - Allows users to enjoy different flavors of DAISY 2.02 and DAISY 3 books on their iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.


Inkling - Digital College Textbooks.  


iSpectrum - Colorblind Assistant.


iTalk - A high quality recording app-good for recording lectures.


iThoughts - Mind mapping tool for iPhone and iTouch.


Learning Ally - Daisy formatted audio books.


LookTel - Allows users with visual impairments or blindness to identify cans, packages, ID or credit cards, DVDs, and similar items.


Luminosity Brain Trainer - Improve brain health and performance.


myHomework - Keep track of homework and projects with a really cool design.


Note Everything - A note (notepad) application where you can create text, voice, and paint-notes for Android.       


Noteability - Handwriting, note taking, audio recording, annotate PDFs, cloud sync your notes to Dropbox.


Overdrive - On-the-go access to eBooks and audiobooks from your public, school, or college library.


Pages - Best word processor ever designed for a mobile device.                    


PaperDesk - While playing audio, tap a word and PaperDesk will take you to the point in the recording when you typed that word!


PDF Notes - Manager PDF files from your iPad. Finger writing  and emailing notes to friends.


PDF Reader Pro - Upload perfect PDF files!    


Popplet - Brainstorming, mind mapping, collaborating.


PTSD Coach - Tips on how to manage symptoms after trauma.


Quick Voice - Most popular iPhone/iPad recorder.


Read2Me - Full speech synthesis for a complete library of texts.


Read2Go - Browse, search, download, and read books (and DAISY format) directly from Bookshare using your Bookshare membership.


SoundAMP - Amplify the world around you discreetly on the iPhone.     


Speak It! - Text to speech for emails and other documents.


SpellChecker - Multilingual Spellcheck as you type with Grammar errors highlighted.


Talking FlashCards - Use while driving, running, walking to capitalize on “down time”.


TextGrabber - ABBYY's Mobile OCR! Just take a picture of the text, and you can immediately edit it or translate.     


TextMinder - Schedule SMS text reminders to be sent to you at the times you specify, repeating as often as you choose.


Typ-o HD - Powerful word prediction engine for dyslexic and/or trouble with spelling.!/id372971659?mt=8


vBooks PDF Reader - vBookz PDF Voice Reader is an app that reads your PDF files aloud.


Vision Assist App - Handheld electronic magnifier that utilizes your smartphone.  It is designed to help people with Low Vision.


Visules - Communicates checklists and individual cues using text, images, and colors.


Vlingo Virtual Assistant - Free voice activation for Android Phones (Co. has partnered with Nuance).


WritePad - Converts hand written notes into text.


ZoomReader - Magnify and read printed text.


 (Updated: 7/7/14 - RM)