Software Available for Students

Software is for installation on student's personal computers as noted. Installation on personally owned computers is the responsibility of the student. OIT is not responsible for installation on personal computers.

All information is subject to change.
 

Applications How to Obtain   Notes
Adobe Creative Cloud
Purchase
Purchase required. Adobe Creative Cloud can be purchased from Rice On the Hub by current students.
 Ansys Download No purchase required.
Click on Download, Rice NetID and Password login required.
ArcGIS Desktop (ESRI)
Personal Use
DownloadNo purchase required. Installation on personal computer.
More information for accessing ArcGIS software
ChemDraw Professional
Version 16 | Exp. 6/30/ 2018
Personal Use
(Windows or Mac)
Download
Activation
No purchase necessary. Installation on personal computer. This is version 16.  Expiration 6/30/ 2018

Activation will be required after downloading software.
ChemDraw Professional 
Version 17
Personal Use
(Windows or Mac)
 RegistrationNew!  No purchase necessary.

With the release of version 17, our desktop product line has moved to an online fulfillment and entitlement system. All site licenses for v17 and beyond will be administered through Flexnet Operations. Users will be asked to register as a member in this new system in addition to their existing user account on our website. The new system will provide access to download the software and activation codes.

EndNote
(Windows or Mac)
PurchasePurchase required.  Purchase required for personal computer. The Purchase link points to the Rice On the Hub website.  

Gurobi
(Windows, Linux, Mac)

Download

No purchase required.
Register:  Use your @rice.edu account to register for this software.
Quick Start Guides
JMP (from SAS)
Statistical Software
(Windows or Mac)
JMP Pro 14 (Mac)
JMP Pro 10.0.2 (Win)
JMP Pro 14 (Win)
No purchase required.  Installation of personal computer.
(Note:  JMP is no longer supported on Windows 32-bit computers.)
LabView
Personal Use
(Windows only)
Download
No  purchase required.  Click on Download to view the Activation information sheet.
Maple

Purchase
Purchase required. 
Installation on personal computer.
Purchase from: http://www.maplesoft.com
Mathematica / 
WolframAlpha Pro
Personal Use
(Windows, Mac, or Linux)
DownloadNo purchase required. 
Installation on personal computer.
MATLAB TAH
Portal
No purchase required. 
Rice University has signed the MATLAB Total Academic Headcount (TAH)  agreement with MathWorks to provide all our students, faculty, and staff with campus-wide access to MATLAB, Simulink and these companion products:

Existing Matlab Account from previous institution? 
You will probably need to contact Matlab before you can access the Rice University Matlab TAH software.  
Office 365
(Windows or Mac)
Sign-up
No purchase required.
Office 365 is available at no charge as long as you are a current Rice faculty, staff, graduate student, or student.  This application suite is not supported by OIT except for account password reset.

Sign-up for with your NetID@rice.edu account:  Office 365
Parallels
Personal
Purchase
Purchase required.
Parallels can be purchased from Rice On the Hub by current Rice faculty, staff, graduate student, and undergraduate student.
Putty
(Windows only)
DownloadNo purchase required.
Click on Download, Rice NetID and Password login required.
SAS
Personal
Check-out CDSNo purchase required. Undergraduates can check out software CD media from Operations Center (Mudd109).  Note:  Installation may take up to 2 hours.
SolidWorks 2018-2019
Education Edition  
DownloadRestricted license.  SolidWorks 2018-2019 Education Edition

Rice students and educators can participate in the SolidWorks Student License Program.  

Click on Download, Rice NetID and Password required.
SPSS PurchasePurchase required. SPSS  can be purchased from Rice On the Hub by current graduate student, and undergraduate student for personal use.
ssh/sftp
(Windows only)
DownloadClick on Download link, Rice NetID and Password required.
Stata
Purchase required.
Vray plug-in for Rhino Version 5/32-bit
Download


Version 5/64-bit

WolframAlpha Pro
Personal Use

 Download No purchase required.  
Installation on personal computer.

**Rice On the Hub - as an academic organization, we qualify for the software discounts offered on this WebStore. You will be required to register an account on this site with your Rice email address.

 If you do not see items to purchase, you must reset your eligibility.



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