Available Software / Discounts

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

    Abaqus - Free download for LTU students and faculty

  • adobe

    Adobe - Only available via subscription directly through Adobe

  • Ansys

    Ansys - Free download for LTU students

  • Autodesk

    AutoCAD - Free download for LTU students and faculty

  • google earth pro

    Google Earth Pro is NOW FREE!

  • national instruments

    Labview at no cost to students!

  • Maplesoft

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

  • microsoft

    Microsoft - Free and discounted downloads for LTU students and faculty

  • minitab

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

  • SolidWorks

    SolidWorks - Student Access is now available to registered students

  • Matlab

    Matlab - Available for personal or LTU laptops for all registered students, faculty and staff

  • Mendix and Tableau

    Mendix and Tableau - Free download for LTU students

  • SQL Server

    SQL Server Developer Edition is Now Free

 

Abaqus

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: https://academy.3ds.com/en/get-software

Adobe

Free Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop App for work at home

To download the Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop App please click here.

ANSYS

Ansys now offers a free student version.

Ansys now offers a 6 month license to the student version of their product. After 6 months, students can register again for another 6 month period.

To view the press release about the student software please click here.

To register and download the software click here.

Autodesk

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.

Google Earth Pro

Google Earth Pro is now available for free to everyone!

If you would like to download this software for yourself:

  1. Direct your browser to http://www.google.com/intl/en/earth/download/gep/agree.html
    2. Click "Agree and Download". Once it downloads click on the download to install it.
    3. Once it installs you will be prompted for a username and a license key.
    4. Your username will be your Lawrence Tech Email address and the license key will be "GEPFREE"
    5. Click "Log in" and you should now have full access to Google Earth Pro.
    6. Enjoy.

Labview

Students can download Labview at no cost! Please follow the directions below:

https://decibel.ni.com/content/docs/DOC-30610

The License is good for 6 months and can be renewed.

 

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 Office

Free and discounted downloads for LTU students and faculty

Available for ALL active 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.

Minitab

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.

SolidWorks

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

1. Uninstall any/all previous version of SOLIDWORKS

2. Go to www.solidworks.com/SEK  

3. Use SEK-ID = XSEK12 and enter all relevant information into the form

4. Choose ‘2016-2017’ or ‘2017-2018’ for the desired version of SOLIDWORKS

5. You will then be asked to enter the school’s unique SEK Serial Number. Please email the Help Desk (helpdesk@ltu.edu) for the license key.

6. Follow all remaining instructions and accept all defaults

 The 2016-2017 version will expire July 31, 2018. The 2017-2018 version will expire July 31, 2019.

MATLAB 2017

Available for personal or LTU laptops for all registered students, faculty and staff.

To download the MATLAB 2017 please click here.

Mendix and Tableau

Mendix is now free. Mendix is the fastest and easiest application platform used by businesses to create and continuously improve mobile and web apps at scale.

To download the Mendix please click here.

Tableau is now free. Tableau can help anyone see and understand their data. Connect to almost any database, drag and drop to create visualizations, and share with a click.

To download the Tableau please click here.

SQL Server Developer

SQL Server Developer Edition is Now Free

Microsoft has made all versions of SQL Server Developer Edition (including 2016) available for free.

To download the SQL Server Developer Edition please click here.