New software access for students

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

When OneIT surveyed students on remote learning and technology in the spring, 20% said they didn’t have access to the software they needed to learn remotely. Now, two new options will allow students access to more software than ever before:

Access specialized software at home

When face-to-face instruction isn’t an option, and your system can’t access the specialized software (e.g., SPSS, SAS, Mathematica) you need, OneIT setup remote access labs so students can connect to a campus lab.

Download University software and unlock exclusive discounts

Microsoft Office, antivirus software, and more are free at Now the site includes deeply discounted software priced exclusively for the UNC Charlotte community. See our top three discounted software picks.