Loyola University Chicago


SAS is a comprehensive statistics package.

Version 9.4 TS1M6
Version Update 9.4 TS1M7 in May 2021
OS Windows
License Type Campus-wide for teaching, learning, and research; ten administrative licenses for administrative (staff) use
Lab Locations All LSC and WTC open access lags; HSC SSOM 350 and Call Lab 254
Student Availabilty Available to students in all open access labs on Windows computers
Faculty/Staff Desktop Availability All LUC-owned faculty Windows computers at LSC, WTC, and HSC via request from ITSServiceDesk@luc.edu (8-4487); staff should request from ITSServiceDesk@luc.edu (8-4487)

 Options for off-campus use


Install on Personal Computer via the LUC License

Available to students and faculty. Install on one personal device. Available for Windows operating systems only. Email ITSServiceDesk@luc.edu to request access for a home install.
Free Cloud Access Faculty can sign up for  SAS OnDemand for Academics to teach with SAS (students in a registered course will receive a code to access the software; students not using for a course can get free access to SAS OnDemand for Academics: Studio; SAS OnDemand is web-based and therefore operating system agnostic, the only requirement for use is an internet connection. NOTE: SAS University Edition will be discontinued on August 2, 2021 and downloads will no longer be avaialable after April 30, 2021.
Remote Access - Apporto Not available.
Remote Access - VPN Available to faculty who are remotely connecting to their LUC desktop.


Online documentation and tutorials for SAS are available by clicking on the Help button in the top menu bar of the application. Choose SAS Help and Documentation. This will open the PDF documentation. To access an introductory tutorial, click on Help and choose Getting Started with SAS Software.

Support for SAS