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Software & Licensing

UIC licensing agreements often allow licensed software to be used both on-campus and on personal computers. Students have access to several software applications, cloud storage services and web conferencing tools.

UIC students have access to many services and applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Google Workspace, LinkedIn Learning, and more.

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  • Adobe Creative Cloud
    UIC students with an academic need to utilize this software can visit getting access to Adobe Creative Cloud as a student to learn more.
  • Free Software Offers
    Download Microsoft 365, MATLAB, Wolfram, and more for FREE from the  Webstore.
  • New York Times Subscription
    Did you know UIC students are eligible for a FREE subscription to The New York Times using the Academic Pass?? Visit to learn more.
  • Virtual Computer Lab
    Students can access specialized software such as SPSS, R, Matematica, Python, MATLAB Audacity, Stata, and more using the Virtual Computer Lab environment.