Software for Work and Home

  UNMC Faculty/Staff UNMC Faculty/Staff Students
Adobe Creative Cloud UNMC Computers Home/Personal Use Student Use
Adobe Acrobat Pro ONLY UNMC Computer not available not available
Antivirus Software UNMC Computers Home/Personal Use Student Use
Instant Messaging UNMC Computers Home/Personal Use Student Use
Microsoft Office UNMC Computers Home/Personal Use Student Use
Microsoft Windows Operating System UNMC Computers not available not available
SAS UNMC Computers Home/Personal Use Student Use
SPSS for Teaching/Not-for-Profit Research UNMC Computers not available not available
SPSS for Administrative Use/For Profit Research UNMC Computers  not available not available
Free Industry Software      
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack      
Mozilla Firefox      
Acrobat Reader      
Quicktime      
Java      
Real Player      

Adobe Creative Cloud for Work

  • Cost:  $126 annual subscription (effective 09/2014), expiring annually on September 15; cost will not be prorated if purchased mid-year.
  • To Purchase:  Email ITS Coordinators at datainstallserv@unmc.edu or contact your departmental IT person. 
  • More Information.  The Suite includes Acrobat Pro, After Effect, Bridge, Dreamweaver, Fireworks Encore, Incopy, Indesign, LIghtroom, PhotoShop Pro, Premier Pro, Muse, Prelude CC.   Some components may be purchased individually such as Acrobat Pro, and other Adobe products are available in eSHOP at varying prices.  As of December 2013, the purchase is 'per computer'.   If you want to use Creative Cloud on multiple machines, you must purchase a license for each computer.   Adobe may move to a 'per user' model in 2014.

Adobe Acrobat Pro for Work

  • Cost:  $42 annual subscription (effective 09/2014), expiring annually on September 15; cost will not be prorated if purchased mid-year.
  • To Purchase:  Email ITS Coordinators at datainstallserv@unmc.edu or contact your departmental IT person. 
  • Adobe may move to a 'per user' model in 2014.

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Adobe Creative Cloud for Personal Use (Faculty/Staff) 

  • Cost:  About $10 annually
  • To Purchase:  Go to: On-the-Hub; log in with your UNMC NetID and Password; pay with your credit card; download. 
  • More Information:  This is a personal purchase between you and On-The-Hub.  Acrobat Pro is not sold separately for home use.

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Adobe Create Cloud for Students

  • Cost:  Varies
  • To Purchase:  On-the-Hub; log in with your UNMC NetID and Password; pay with your credit card; download

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Antivirus Software (Symantec) for Work

  • Cost:  No additional cost to end customer
  • To Install:  Symantec Antivirus software is automatically installed on UNMC computers that are connected to the campus network. No additional action is needed.

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Antivirus Software (Symantec) for Personal Use - Faculty/Staff/Students

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Instant Messaging (Microsoft Lync) at Work or Personal Devices

  • Cost:  No additional cost to UNMC faculty, staff,  students.
  • To Install:  All UNMC faculty, staff and students have been given instant messaging. You will need to download the Lync software by logging into UNMC Employee Services (eServ),  Use your UNMC NetID and password; click on the ITS tab > Software Downloads.
  • iPad/iPhone App:  You can also download a Lync 2013 app to use instant messaging on your mobile device.  The app is free.

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Microsoft Office (PC & Mac) for Work (UNMC Owned Devices)

  • Cost:  no additional cost for UNMC faculty and staff; not available for students.
  • To Install Upgrade: Email ITS Coordinators at datainstallserv@unmc.edu or contact your departmental IT person. The University of Nebraska has an enterprise Microsoft Campus Agreement that enables the use of MS Office and Windows for faculty and staff with UNMC purchased workstations and laptops.

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Microsoft Office (PC & Mac) for Home (Personal Devices)

  • Cost:  Varies
  • To purchase:  UNMC employees and students may purchase discounted software and subscriptions by going to On-the-Hub at http://unmc.onthehub.com.  Enter your UNMC Net ID and password.  All purchases are made with a personal credit card and are between you and On-the-Hub.

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Microsoft Office (PC & Mac)  for Students - Personal Devices

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Microsoft Windows Operating System  (PC & Mac) for Work

  • Cost:  no additional cost to UNMC faculty and staff; not available for students
  • To UpgradeEmail the  ITS Coordinators at datainstallserv@unmc.edu or contact your departmental IT person.
  • More information:  The University of Nebraska has an enterprise Microsoft Campus Agreement that enables the use of MS Office and Windows for faculty and staff with UNMC purchased workstations and laptops.  Once you have purchased a work pc/Mac/laptop with an operating system, it may be upgraded throughout the life of the device.

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Microsoft Windows Operating System for Home

  • Microsoft Windows operating system is not available to purchase for home use. 

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SaaS Work and Home - Faculty/Staff

  • Cost:  $45 (No Refunds) - effective August 15, 2014 - August 14, 2015
  • To Purchase:  Email ITS Data Installation Services and provide customer name, department and cost center,
  • License Period:  August 15, 2014 - August 14, 2015 (license needs to be purchased each year)
  • More Information:  This purchase enables facuty/staff to use the software on one UNMC owned computers and one other personally owned device,  as long as the software is not used simultaneously.

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SaaS - Students Use

  • Cost:  $45 (No Refunds)
  • To Purchase:  Complete the Online Request Form and pay with your credit card.
  • License Period:  August 15, 2014 - August 14, 2015 (license needs to be purchased each year)
    • Students will then take the confirmation e-mail to the ITS reception desk in the 4230 building to pick up a set of installation disks and instructions.
    • The disks are the property of UNMC and are being loaned to you for the purpose of installing SAS on your personal PC. 
    • Since there may be times of high demand, please call 9-7263 to confirm that disks are available before you come over. 
    • The disks will be returned to the ITS reception desk or mailed to ITS - 5030 when finished, be sure to include your name in the return package.

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SPSS for Teaching and not-for-profit Academic Research/Publishing (UNMC Owned Computers)

  • IMPORTANT:  Can be used ONLY for teaching, learning or any not-for-profit research/publishing
  • Cost:  $172.50 one year license (UNMC Computers Only) (2014 Cost)
  • To Purchase:  Email ITS Data Installation Services and provide customer name, department and cost center,
  • License Period:  January - December annually; pricing adjusted annually.
  • More Information:  Includes Base, Advanced and Regression Analysis

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SPSS for Administration and For-Profit Research/Publishing (UNMC Owned Computers)

  • IMPORTANT:  Must be used for administrative, marketing, HR and for-profit research/publishing
  • Cost:  $375 one year license (UNMC Computers Only) (2014 Cost)
  • To Purchase:  Email ITS Data Installation Services and provide customer name, department and cost center,
  • License Period:  January - December annually; pricing adjusted annually.
  • More Information:  Includes Base, Advanced, Regression Analysis and Custom Tables

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