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CMU Computer Store

Software can be purchased from the CMU computer store at academic prices. Visit the Computer Store in the basement of the CMU Bookstore in the Student Center.

Abode Acrobat Reader

Read, navigate and print PDF files. Download it from the Adobe Reader site.

ESRI including ArcGIS Desktop (Basic, Standard, Advance), CityEngine, ArcGIS Pro

ESRI products are available to the CMU community in all campus locations around the world.

Microsoft Software

The Carnegie Mellon University is a member of DreamSpark Premium, formlly know as the Microsoft Developers Network Academic Alliance. Many Microsoft products are available  for download including Windows, Project, Visio, Visual Studio, MS SQL, and hundreds more. Log in with your Andrew username and password:

>> Carnegie Mellon University DreamSpark <<

Microsoft Office

The latest version of Microsoft Office for Windows and Mac is available via the Office 365 Portal.


Minitab is available for download from the CMU Licensed Software List


Installation media to install Oracle software used in Heinz College classes are available in the software loan library. See the Heinz Help Desk located at HbH A200.

SAS (Statistics Software)

SAS is available online through the SAS OnDemand for Academics program. You can access the online site through the CMU Licensed Software List. You can also borrow the installation media from the software loan library. See the Heinz Help Desk located outside HbH A200.


Stata is available for purchase at reduced rates called GradPlan pricing. Software purchased through Stata's GradPlan does NOT have an expiration date, but is a perpetual license for that software version. People purchasing through Stata's GradPlan may elect to upgrade their software when a new release is available.

To order a copy of Stata, contact StataCorp

Phone: 800-782-8272 (Monday thru Friday 8 to 5 Central Time)

Fax: 409-696-4601


Pricing and online orders:

VMWare Academic Product License

The Heinz College belongs to the VMWare Academic Product (VMAP) program. VMAP gives students free access to VMWare Fusion for Mac, VMWare Player, and VMWare Workstation for Windows. The products are downloaded through eLearning. Log in with your Andrewusername and password:

>>> Go To VMAP Webstore <<<