Carnegie Mellon University


Delivery of software through computer labs, downloads, and virtual options.

Software Download

Many software titles are licensed for download while at the university. Some commonly used applications include Microsoft Office, think-cell, and Autodesk. Visit our software portal (OnTheHub) to find a complete list of downloadable options.

Virtual Andrew

When you can't be in a computer lab, Virtual Andrew offers a variety of options for accessing software remotely without downloading it to your device.

Timeshare Linux

Remote, command-line access to a Linux system. Most of the software that requires a Linux environment is available in Timeshare Linux, including MATLAB, SAS and Minitab

Software in Computer Labs

Windows, Mac, and Linux computer labs are available across campus and offer extensive software selection. 

Virtual Application Delivery (MyApps)

Access various applications from any Windows, Mac, Linux, or mobile device. Integrates with MyDeptFiles for ease of use.

Software Assessment

If you are looking to purchase new software for the university, a thorough software technical evaluation will mitigate security, accessibility, and recovery risks prior to final contracting.