Carnegie Mellon University

Software for Education

This fall, computer labs will be closed for your safety and to accommodate physical distancing guidelines. Although computer labs may be closed, you still have access to the latest software titles to support your educational needs. Refer to the Software Catalog to determine the option that provides the software access you need. 

 

Software Download

There are many software titles that are licensed for download for your use while at the university. Some commonly used applicatons include: Microsoft Office, think-cell and Autodesk. Visit our Software Catalog for a full list of downloadable options. 
Software Catalog 

Virtual Andrew

Connect to Virtual Andrew from any Windows, Mac or mobile device to access a variety of software titles not available for download. This is a great option when software is not available for download or cannot be run on your personal computer due to hardware limitations. Visit our Software Catalog for a list of software titles available through Virtual Andrew.
Virtual Andrew

Timeshare UNIX

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