List of Software Available

Adobe Products

Name Price Description Requirements How to order
Acrobat Pro DC Free Create, edit, and sign PDF documents Available for staff and faculty UBC-owned computers Getting Started
Adobe Creative Cloud Free The collection of 20+ apps including Acrobat Pro DC, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, and InDesign. Available for staff and faculty UBC-owned computers Getting Started

*For more information about Adobe Software Licensing, including FAQ and ordering information, visit the Adobe Products software licensing page.

 

Anti-Virus Software

Name Price Description Requirements How to order
Sophos Anti-Virus Free Protects against viruses, spyware and adware, rootkits and suspicious files and behavior Available for all students, staff, and faculty Software download site
Sophos Endpoint Protection Suite Free Anti-virus protection with Intrusion Prevention, Live Web Protection, Device Control Available at a departmental level Departmental request
Sophos Pure Message Free Protects against spam, reduces phishing Available at a departmental level Departmental request

* For more information about Anti-Virus software available from UBC IT, please visit the Sophos Anti-Virus webpage for support details, FAQ, and download instructions.

 

Mathematical & Statistical Software

Name Price Description Requirements How to order
MATLAB Free MATLAB is a language for technical computing that combines numeric computation, advanced graphics and visualization, and a high-level programming language Available for all faculty, staff, and researchers for non-commercial Teaching & Research Purposes Full details for MATLAB
SAS Free A software suite of products for business intelligence, business analytics, data warehousing, and data mining used to gather, manage, and analyze large amounts of information. SAS must only be used by UBC staff, faculty, employees, and students and only for non-commercial Teaching and Research and/or Administrative purposes for UBC. Full details for SAS
SPSS Free An advanced statistical package for the Social Sciences Only available for installation on UBC-owned computers Full details for SPSS
Maple Free A powerful mathematical problem-solving and visualization system used worldwide in education, research, and industry. UBC owned computers: computer labs, computers purchased under grants, departmental laptops, etc. Faculty owned computers: personal or office computers. Full details for Maple

* Other software licenses are available not offered directly by UBC IT. Click here to view the other software.

Microsoft Products

UBC has a campus agreement for commonly used Microsoft products, including: Windows OS Upgrade Version, Microsoft Office, Visio, and Project.

For full details on Microsoft Products, please visit the Microsoft Products and Price Listing page.

 

NVivo Software

Name Price Description Requirements How to Install
NVivo Software
Free Used for qualitative data analysis by researchers, evaluators, educators, and students. Enables users to collect, organize and analyze content from qualitative data sources. Available for staff and faculty UBC-owned computers Further Information

* For full details on NVivo software requirements and installation details, please visit the NVivo software licensing page.

Oracle

The software and full Oracle support is available at no charge to UBC administrative and academic departments for administrative, research, and community service use. 

For full details on Oracle Software, please visit the Oracle Software licensing page.

For more information or to purchase software for the Vancouver campus, please contact IT Software Licensing. Okanagan campus staff and faculty should contact the Instructional Computing Centre in the Okanagan.

 

Screen Capture Software

Name Price Description Requirements How to order
Snagit Free Snagit allows you to capture, modify, and share screenshots and basic desktop video captures.
  • Must have an active CWL account
  • Must be an active UBC staff, faculty or student
  • Windows 7 or greater, or OSX 10.8 or greater
Getting Started
Camtasia Free Camtasia complements the functionality of Snagit to include comprehensive video and audio recording of your screen, along with a powerful but simple timeline-based editor.
  • Must have an active CWL account
  • Must be an active UBC staff, faculty or student
  • Windows 7 or greater, or OSX 10.8 or greater
  • Getting Started

    *For more information, including FAQ and ordering information, visit the Screen Capture software licensing page