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Discounted Software for Faculty & Staff Home Use

This document discusses discounted software for Faculty & Staff Home Use

Faculty and staff home use agreements provide rights for instructional and research related activities only.  All software licenses purchased by the department for faculty and staff are the property of the University of Wisconsin System. If you leave the University for any reason, you are required to uninstall the software on your home machine and return any media to your department.

Microsoft Office Products

Faculty and Staff can now install Microsoft Office on their personal devices (Windows, Mac, and Mobile) as part of the Office 365 ProPlus for Faculty program. 

Instructions and more information can be found here:

Microsoft Office 365 Faculty and Staff Portal Login

It is important to note that no discounted operating system upgrades (Windows XP or Vista) are available for home systems through this home use agreement.

Adobe (including former Macromedia) and FileMaker Products

Faculty and staff may use Adobe and FileMaker products on a computer personally owned or leased (such as a home computer or a laptop) if using the products on a computer at work. Home use of these products are to be for work related purposes only. The software may not be used on the home computer at the same time the software on the primary computer is being used.

For Adobe and Filemaker products, your program assistant can purchase the software for your use at home through the Wisconsin Integrated Software Catalog (WISC) site at Faculty and staff should make a request through their department chair or director.

SAS (Statistical Analysis System) for Home Use

The SAS (Statistical Analysis System) suite of programs is available to faculty, staff, and students for home use on Windows computers. The modules included in the SAS program are Base SAS, SAS/AF, SAS/ACCESS, SAS/ASSIST, SAS/CALC, SAS/CONNECT, SAS/EIS, SAS/ETC, SAS/FSP, SAS/GIS, SAS/GRAPH, SAS/IML, SAS/INSIGHT, SAS/LAB, SAS/OR, SAS/QC, SAS/SHARE, SAS/SPECTRAVIEW, SAS/STAT, and SAS/ OnlineTutor.

If you are interested in this software please contact the Help Desk at 920-465-2309 or email us at and we can provide you with the installation files. This software is licensed for academic use only.

SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences) for Home Use

SPSS is available to faculty, staff, and students for home use on Windows or Macintosh computers. For Windows SPSS, all nine modules run on campus can be used at home by faculty and staff (Base, Advanced, Categories, Conjoint, Exact Tests, Missing Value Analysis, Regression, Tables, and Trends). Only the four primary modules (Base, Advanced, Regression, and Tables) are available to students for home use.

SPSS can be downloaded by following the instructions here: SPSS download and license code for authorized campus users (home use) . Since our SPSS license is renewed on an annual basis, you will have to apply a new license code to your software each January to continue using SPSS at home.

Maple Mathematics Software for Home Use

Our Maple license agreement provides for home use rights for faculty and staff. Upon presenting your campus ID, you can purchase the media for $9.99 through the Phoenix Bookstore. Students may also purchase and download Maple for $99 through the Maplesoft web site.

Maple 16 is a productivity tool for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical documents -- it is considered the most powerful and easiest-to-use mathematical tool on the market.

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Keywords:Wisc, SPSS, SAS, discounted   Doc ID:24807
Owner:Kevin B.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2012-06-21 13:37 CSTUpdated:2016-06-29 13:49 CST
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