The table below lists the Windows, Macintosh, Unix or Linux software packages for which ITS has made special purchase arrangements. Some software is site-licensed for unlimited use campus-wide. Other software has been made available through educational discounts for volume purchase. Some licenses may restrict the number of copies, the type of use, duration of license, or the location of machines that software may be used on.

Please note that there are some software packages that ITS does not provide, however the contact information for our preferred vendor is listed with the software information. See list below for more information.

Student and Faculty software is also available at educational pricing through the Campus Bookstore.  Please visit the bookstore in the University Centre for more information.

See also:

Software Packages Available

How and where to get software is listed with the software product details. Just click on the software link to get this information.

Software Platform Availability

PDF Conversion

Foxit PDF Editor Win, Mac Faculty & Staff
Adobe Acrobat Pro Win, Mac Faculty & Staff only.
Available via Softchoice LP (click link for details)

Office Suites

MS Office 365 subscription Win, Mac Students
MS Office 365 subscription Win, Mac Faculty & Staff
MS Office 2019 Professional Plus Win Faculty & Staff on University Owned computers on campus use only.
MS Office 2019 for Mac (Standard Edition) Mac Faculty & Staff on University Owned computers, on/off campus use
MS Office 2019 Professional Plus – Home Use Win, Mac Faculty & Staff on personally owned computers

Anti-Virus

Trend Micro Win, Mac, iOS & Android Devices Faculty, Staff for Home use

Mathematical & Statistical

Maple Win, Linux, Mac Faculty, Staff & Students
Matlab for Students Win, Linux, Mac All Students
Matlab for Staff & Faculty Win, Linux, Mac Faculty & Staff
NVivo Win, Mac Faculty, Staff & Students
NVivo Transcription   NEW!
Win, Mac Faculty, Staff & Students
SAS Win Faculty, Staff & Students
Shazam Win Faculty, Staff & Students
SPSS/AMOS Win, Mac, Linux Faculty, Staff & Students
STATA SE Win, Mac, Linux, Solaris Faculty, Staff & Students

Programming & Compilers

MS Azure Dev Tools for Teaching – Carleton University
(Win 10, VS, Project/Visio etc.)
Win
Students & Faculty only in select departments (STEM) are eligible for this program.  For more information, click here
MS Azure for Students Starter (Free Microsoft Program) Win Students only.
Support provided by Microsoft.
MS Visual Studio Community – (Free Microsoft Program) Win Faculty, Staff & Students
Support provided by Microsoft.
MS Visual Studio Pro – Staff Win Contact Softchoice (click on link for details)

Structural Design

Autodesk Win, Mac Faculty, Staff & Students

Creativity & Design

Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (Teaching & Learning) Win, Mac Faculty, Staff & Students in select departments are eligible for this program.  For Teaching and Learning purposes only.
Adobe Creative Cloud Suite – (Other) Win, Mac Contact Softchoice (click on link for details)

Operating Systems

MS Windows 10 Education Win Faculty & Staff on campus-use or “University-owned” computers only
MS Windows 10 Education – Work at Home Win Faculty & Staff – work at home only
MS Windows 10 Education – Students Win Students only

Surveys

Qualtrics Online Surveys n/a Faculty, Staff, & Students

Web Conferencing, Online Meetings, Chat, Sharing Documents, etc.

Office 365 – Microsoft Teams WIn, Mac Faculty, Staff & Students

Other Office Products (not provided by ITS)

MS Office Project Online  Win Faculty & Staff only.
Contact Softchoice (click on link for details)
MS Office Visio Online Win Faculty & Staff only.
Contact Softchoice (click on link for details)