IT Services cannot support any software downloaded from this page and installed on a personal computer, and accepts no responsibility for incompatibility issues or data loss.

No cost downloads for students

The University of Newcastle has negotiated site licences for the following products. A site licence allows students of the University to download the software on to their personal computer at no cost to the individual.

A current Uni-ID/Student Number and password are required to download this software.

No cost downloads
Endnote (bibliographic tool)
Groupwise (staff email) - staff access only
Sophos Antivirus (antivirus software)

JMP(statistical software)

The software can also be downloaded from our Download page.

JMP requires an annual licence renewal,  which is due at the end of October. 
Download the licence renewal file.

SAS (statistical software)

The software is available through Short Loans in the Library.

SAS requires an annual licence renewal,  which is due at the end of October. 
Download the licence renewal file.


Discount software schemes for students

Software for personal use may be purchased at reduced rates from outlets external to the University of Newcastle. Users should check prices and minimum configurations when purchasing from these outlets.
IT Services accepts no responsibility for software purchased from these outlets and advises that versions may not be compatible with versions of software installed on University owned general access and lab computers.

Office 365 University

A range of Microsoft software, including Microsoft Office University 2010 and Microsoft Office for Mac University 2011, is available directly from Microsoft at significantly discounted prices.

Visit Microsoft Store to place an order and for full terms and conditions. A valid University of Newcastle email address is required to place an order.

Adobe Student Edition Software

University of Newcastle students are able to purchase Adobe Student Edition software from the online store of our reseller - Insight.

Visit Insight's Online Store.


University of Newcastle students can purchase a one year licence for SPSS v20 Grad Pack from the Co-op Bookshop.


University of Newcastle students can order the Mathematica for Students Bundle, which includes a video training course, for only $149: