Loyola University Chicago

Instructional Technology & Research Support

Information Technology Services

Supported Applications

PLEASE NOTE: Statistical applications supported by Loyola University Chicago are to be used by faculty and students only for the purposes of teaching, learning and academic research at LUC. In the case of STATA/IC, use is restricted to teaching and learning. Faculty may not use STATA/IC for research projects outside their teaching responsibilities. Students may use STATA/IC for thesis and dissertation research.

Statistical, Qualitative Data Analysis (QDA), and Online Survey Applications

  • *HLM - Hierarchical Linear Modeling package (SSI Central)
  • IBM SPSS Modeler Professional Edition Data Mining package. The Professional Edition does not include the Text Analytics module.
  • IBM SPSS Statistics - comprehensive statistics package. Includes SPSS Base, SPSS Tables™, SPSS Advanced Models™, and SPSS Regression Models™. Loyola is not licensed for the AMOS module.
  • *LISREL - Structural Equation Modeling package (SSI Central)
  • Minitab - comprehensive statistics package.
  • *NVivo - qualitative data analysis software.
  • R - a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics.
  • ~Opinio - a web-based online survey software application.
  • SAS - comprehensive statistics package.
  • ~*SNAP - a client-based online survey software application.
  • STATA, Intercooled - comprehensive statistics package favored by economics and political science
  • SYSTAT - comprehensive statistics package favored by biological and medical sciences.

*limited access
~account needed for full access

ApplicationVersionLicense/UsersOpen Access Lab LocationsFaculty/Staff Desktop Availability
HLM 6.08 - 32 bit 25 seats WTC LT 410 By request for full-time LSC and WTC faculty only via network association; contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request an association.
IBM SPSS Modeler 17 Unlimited (300+) All LSC and WTC open access labs All faculty/staff desktops via the network at LSC and WTC campuses. Available to full-time faculty/staff at HSD by local installation on LUC-owned office desktops. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request a local install. Note: faculty/staff should use the latest version of SPSS Modeler available under Loyola Software. ITS does not patch or support earlier versions of the software.
IBM SPSS Statistics 23 Unlimited (300+) All LSC and WTC open access labs All faculty/staff desktops via the network at LSC and WTC campuses. Available to full-time faculty/staff at HSD by local installation on LUC -owned office desktops. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request a local install. Note: faculty/staff should use the latest version of SPSS Statistics available under Loyola Software. ITS does not patch or support earlier versions of the software.
Lisrel 8.80 - 64 bit 25 seats LSC Sullivan 253 By request for LSC and WTC full-time faculty only via network association; contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request an association.
 Minitab  17- 32 bit 65 concurrent users All LSC and WTC open access labs All faculty/staff desktops via the network at LSC and WTC campuses.
 NVivo  10, SP5 - 32 bit 161 seats All LSC and WTC open access labs Available to faculty at LSC, WTC, (network association) and HSD (local installation) on LUC-owned office desktops by request; contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request association (LSC/WTC) or a local installation on an LUC-owned desktop (HSD).
Opinio 7.0 100 users NA-web-based; access by account only. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu, 8-4ITS, to request an account NA- web-based; access by account only; account contingent upon IRB approval or waiver for faculty or student human subjects research. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request account.
 R  3.1.1 Unlimited All LSC and WTC open access labs All faculty/staff desktops at LSC and WTC campuses.
 SAS  9.4 Unlimited All LSC and WTC open access labs Available by request to faculty at LSC and WTC (via a network association) and full-time faculty at HSD (local installs on LUC-owned desktops). Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request a local install.
SNAP 10 Unlimited

 

All faculty/staff desktops (ver. 10 only). Account needed to publish survey to web; account contingent upon IRB approval or waiver for faculty or student human-subjects research. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request an account. Note: No new SNAP web accounts are being created at this time.
 Stata, Intercooled  14 - 64 bit

60 concurrent educational lab license

All LSC and WTC open access labs Available on LSC or WTC faculty desktops by request (network association). Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request an association. STATA/IC is not available on non-networked faculty desktops (HSD) or student labs that are not connected to LSC/WTC network. Note: The educational lab license limits use to teaching and learning. STATA under this license may not be used for individual faculty research. No home use is allowed for either faculty or students.
 SYSTAT  13.1 - 32 bit Unlimited All LSC and WTC open access labs All faculty/staff desktops at LUC and WTC (by network association). Available to full-time faculty/staff at HSD by local installation on LUC -owned office desktops. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request a local install.

 

Local Installs on Loyola-owned Laptops

Faculty members with Loyola-owned laptops (departmental laptops with an LUC bar code) may have the following applications loaded locally: IBM SPSS Modeler, IBM SPSS Statistics, NVivo 10, SAS, or SYSTAT. Contact Lauree Garvin at 773-508-7653, lgarvin@luc.edu, for local installs.


Questions about non-supported statistical, QDA, or online survey software? Please visit our Request Procedure for New Applications page.