Loyola University Chicago

Instructional Technology & Research Support

Information Technology Services

Home Use of Apps

Faculty Home Use

Faculty are responsible for installing the software packages noted below. If issues arise during the installation, they must be addressed with the technical support department of the software vendor.

  • NVivo 10 Full-time faculty members with a Loyola desktop association to NVivo 10 are eligible for home use of the software (single installation). To obtain NVivo for home use, contact helpdesk@luc.edu; 8-4487.

  • IBM SPSS Modeler 17 Full-time faculty members may obtain a copy of IBM SPSS Modeler 17 for home use (single installation). Upgrades are available for as long as the faculty member remains at Loyola. For home use, contact helpdesk@luc.edu; 8-4487.

  • IBM SPSS Statistics 23 Full-time faculty members may obtain a copy of IBM SPSS Statistics 23 for home use (single installation). This package includes SPSS Base, SPSS Tables™, SPSS Advanced Models™, and SPSS Regression Models™. Upgrades are available for as long as the faculty member remains at Loyola. For home use, contact helpdesk@luc.edu; 8-4487.

    Part-time faculty, and full-time faculty who want access to more modules than those included in the Loyola license, can purchase the IBM SPSS Statistics 23 Faculty Pack available from e-academy. The Faculty Pack includes the full SPSS Base product, with no limitations, plus an additional 13 add-on modules for extended functionality. The add-on modules include: IBM SPSS Advanced Statistics, IBM SPSS Regression, IBM SPSS Conjoint™, IBM SPSS Categories, IBM SPSS Custom Tables, IBM SPSS Forecasting, IBM SPSS Exact Tests (Windows only), IBM SPSS Complex Samples, IBM SPSS Missing Values, IBM SPSS Data Preparation, and IBM SPSS Decision Trees, IBM SPSS Neural Networks, and IBM SPSS Direct Marketing (formerly EZ RFM), and IBM SPSS Bootstrapping. The license for this package is a one-year, non-renewable, single user license and includes technical support.

  • SAS 9.4 Full-time faculty members may obtain SAS 9.4 for home use (single installation). Upgrades are available for as long as the faculty member remains at Loyola. For home use, contact helpdesk@luc.edu; 8-4487.

  • SYSTAT 13 Full-time faculty members may obtain SYSTAT for home use (single installation). Upgrades are available for as long as the faculty member remains at Loyola. For home use, contact helpdesk@luc.edu;8-4487.

Student Home Use

  • HLM SSICENTRAL offers a free Student Version of HLM 7 to load on your home computer. Go to the SSICENTRAL page, choose HLM from the left-hand menu, and click on FREE DOWNLOADS. The free version does have model size limits. Students who wish to access the full version can rent HLM 7 for $75.00 for six months or $130.00 for twelve months.

  • Lisrel  SSICENTRAL offers a free Student Version of LISREL to load on your home computer. Go to the SSICENTRAL page, choose Lisrel from the left-hand menu, and click on FREE DOWNLOADS. The free version does have case and procedure limits. Students who wish to access the full version can rent Lisrel 8.80 for $75.00 for six months or $130.00 for twelve months.

  • IBM SPSS Modeler 17 The IBM SPSS Premium Modeler GradPack is available for $95.00 for a twelve month license from e-academy.

  • IBM SPSS Statistics 23 SPSS offers six different versions of the SPSS graduate package. Descriptions of each package can be found on the IBM GradPack page. The GradPack is available in Windows, Mac, and Linux formats although you will need to carefully check version numbers available for Mac and Linux. All packages have no case or variable limits. The difference lies in the procedures available. For instance, the IBM SPSS Statistics Base GradPack 23 offers base stats with no add-on modules while the the IBM Statistics Standard GradPack 23 offers base stats plus two add-on modules, SPSS Advanced Models and SPSS Regression Models and the IBM SPSS Statistics Premium GradPack has both the Advanced Models and Regression Models modules plus 13 additional modules. The IBM SPSS Statistics GradPack 23 licenses are good for only one year, are for home use only, and allow for two separate installs.

    You must be currently registered as a student to buy or rent these packages. The IBM SPSS Statistics GradPack versions are available for purchase online from a number of vendors although the availability of each package and the version depends on the vendor. Please check the web sites of the following online merchants for these packages: e-academy; Studica; and Studentdiscounts. The Loyola bookstores do not sell the IBM SPSS Statistics GradPack.

  • NVivo 10 Students may obtain NVivo 10 for home use (single installation).Upgrades are free for as long as the student remains at Loyola. For home use, contact helpdesk@luc.edu; 8-4487.

  • SAS 9.4 Students may obtain SAS 9.4 for home use (single installation). Upgrades are free for as long as the student remains at Loyola. For home use, contact helpdesk@luc.edu; 8-4487. Students can also freely access SAS via SAS on Demand or SAS University.