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Available Software

The software titles listed below are currently available for installation on personal individual computer systems (primarily Windows PCs). Licensing and installation requirements differ for each software title.

Please select the software title you are interested in for more details. You may also contact the Help Desk at helpdesk@ltu.edu for more information.

  • Abaqus Icon

    Abaqus - Free download for LTU students and faculty

  • Adobe Icon

    Adobe - Only available via subscription directly through Adobe.

  • AutoDesk Icon

    AutoCAD - Free download for LTU students and faculty

  • MapleSoft Icon

    Maple - Available to LTU students, faculty and staff from the Help Desk

  • Microsoft Icon

    Microsoft - Free and discounted downloads for LTU students and faculty

  • MiniTab Icon

    Minitab - Available to LTU students, faculty and staff from the Help Desk

 

Abaqus Software Products

Free download for LTU students and faculty

The Abaqus student edition is available to Lawrence Tech students and faculty free of charge.

For program details please see visit this page: http://academy.3ds.com/software/students/abaqus-student-edition/.

Adobe Software Products

Adobe products are now only available via subscription directly through Adobe.

The program is called Adobe Creative Cloud. Click for more information or FAQs.

For educator and student pricing through Adobe click here.

Autodesk Software

Free and discounted downloads for LTU students and faculty

Autodesk software is available to Lawrence Tech students and faculty through the Autodesk Education Community. Full software versions such as Autodesk Inventor, Autodesk Revit, Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Maya, and AutoCAD can be downloaded following free registration and account activation.

To download Autodesk software:

1. Go to the Autodesk Education Community website.
2. Click the Join the Community today link.
3. Complete your registration.
4. You will receive an email with a link to activate your account.

After your account is activated, you may download the Autodesk software.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You must be an actively enrolled student to participate in the Education Community. Membership privileges expire if a student is not currently registered for classes. Privileges also expire following graduation from Lawrence Tech.
  • Autodesk software can only be installed on a single computer per user.

For additional information about the Autodesk Education Community, please see their FAQ.

Maplesoft Work at Home

Available to LTU students, faculty and staff from the Help Desk

The MapleSoft software is licensed to Lawrence Tech students, faculty, & staff for use on a personally owned computer. Users wishing to install Maple and Maple Sims must agree to the terms of the license agreement by signing the Campus Subscription Enrollment Users Acceptance Form.

Only one installation of MapleSoft per user is allowed. Users may use the software during the license period which is typically one year from July 1 – June 30. Should the Lawrence Tech license agreement expire, users are required to remove all MapleSoft software from their computer. Students must remove all MapleSoft software from their computer when they leave Lawrence Tech.

Users may purchase Maple and/or MapleSim on CD for $10 each, limited to one of each CD title per user. The $10 purchase price is payable at the DTE One Stop Service Center, C304 A. Alfred Taubman Student Services Building.

Users must bring their receipt to the Help Desk before they can pick up the CD. Users may come to the Help Desk for assistance in installing this software, after purchase, on their personal laptops.

Microsoft DreamSpark

Free and discounted downloads for LTU students and faculty

Selected Microsoft software products are available at no cost to students and a small fee for faculty and staff from the Microsoft DreamSpark program. Available products may include operating systems, server software, applications software, developer tools, technical references, training tools, and more. You must have access to your LTU webmail to participate in the DreamSpark program.

LTU has two separate agreements with Microsoft:

  • Standard DreamSpark -Available for all LTU students, faculty and staff.
  • Premium DreamSpark - Only available for LTU students, faculty and staff in the Computer Science or Electrical and Computer Engineering departments.

 

Standard

Available for ALL LTU Students and Staff. Please follow the directions below:

  1. Navigate to ltu.onthehub.com
  2. Click Sign in the upper right corner, then click on Register.
  3. Enter your LTU webmail address. Click Continue.
  4. Fill out the account registration page. Click Register.
  5. Access your LTU email, open the email titled, “Email address confirmation.” Click on the link in the email to verify your address.
  6. You may now start downloading software from this site.

 

Premium

ONLY available for LTU students and Staff in the following departments. Please contact the appropriate person to request access if your major is in one of these departments:

Computer Science dfawcett@ltu.edu Dave Fawcett
Electrical & Computer Engineering mthompson@ltu.edu Martha Thompson
Management akohnke@ltu.edu Anne Kohnke

 

Other software

You may see other tabs for other types of software on the Microsoft DreamSpark website, including Adobe. These are available as a service to LTU, but not part of our Campus Agreement. It is simply a central location for various software discounts.

Minitab Software

Available to LTU students, faculty and staff from the Help Desk

The Minitab software is licensed to Lawrence Tech students (currently taking courses for LTU credits), faculty, & staff for use on a personally owned computer. Users wishing to install Minitab must agree to the terms of the license agreement by signing the Campus Subscription Enrollment Users Acceptance Form.

Only one installation of Minitab per user is allowed. Users may use the software during the license period which is typically one year from August 1 – July 31. Should the Lawrence Tech license agreement expire, users are required to remove all Minitab software from their computer. Students must remove all Minitab software from their computer when they leave Lawrence Tech.

Users may purchase Minitab on CD for $10, limited to one CD per user. The $10 purchase price is payable at the DTE One Stop Service Center, C304 A. Alfred Taubman Student Services Building. Users must bring their receipt to the Help Desk before they can pick up the CD. 

Users may come to the Help Desk for assistance in installing this software, after purchase, on their personal laptops.