Software

Academic Discounts

Enrolled students and employees of the College may purchase software at significantly reduced pricing through the Online Campus Store Software site. Offerings include Adobe Creative Suite subscriptions, select course applications, and a variety of other programs for both Windows and Mac OS.

Course Applications

Enrolled students have free access to applications such as Minitab, Maple, and SPSS among others, collectively known as “course applications” via the web as well as in our public labs (login required). We use a Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) solution in order to provide known-good desktop environments in our labs and application delivery for personal computers. How to Access Course Applications ( Portal Login Required) documentation can be found on our portal site and provides instructions for setting up a VDI client and accessing the course applications.

Microsoft Office and Office365

The College’s Microsoft license includes Microsoft Office Professional (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Access, Publisher and Skype for Business) for all college-owned computers and it is installed on all classroom, lab and office computers. Our license also includes a Microsoft Office365 (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, and OneDrive) subscription free to enrolled undergraduate students. Upon graduation, graduates will have the option of purchasing an Office365 subscription.

Supported Software

IT provides support for a wide variety of software applications across all areas on campus.   Our Supported Software List provides a listing of the software we support, along with a brief description and the primary users. We have classified our software across 8 categories:  Academic, Administrative, Communications, Graphic Design, IT Systems, Language, Office Productivity and Reporting/Data/Business Intelligence.  Employees are encouraged to visit our Software ( Portal Login Required) IT portal page for additional information, or to request software.