Type of software:

  • Statistics

Operating system:

  • Windows

Available to:

  • Faculty
  • Staff

Price:

  • Discounted

SAS is a statistical analysis software program.


Details:

From traditional statistical analysis of variance and predictive modeling to exact methods and statistical visualization techniques, SAS software is designed for both specialized and enterprise level analytical needs.


Manufacturer:

SAS Institute, Inc. - http://www.sas.com/


How to get software:

Students

This software is available to use in select student computer labs. See the list below.

Faculty and Staff

UNLV Faculty and Staff who wish to have SAS installed on their university computer can obtain the software for $50/license.

To request a license, please visit: https://oit.unlv.edu/software-and-computers/software-request

The SAS license will automatically expire on an annual basis and must be renewed manually.  If your license has expired, please contact the IT Help Desk at 702-895-0777 for renewal information. 

Personal Use

UNLV Faculty and Staff who have purchased a valid license of SAS for their office computer are also entitled to receive (1) home-use license of SAS. To receive a copy of SAS to install at home, please contact the IT Help Desk 702-895-0777. The user must sign the SPSS/SAS Home Use Amendment before the media will be distributed to them. This program is only available to UNLV FTE Faculty/Staff and Letter of Appointment employees. Graduate Assistants (GA) and Part-Time Instructors do not qualify.

Students may purchase JMP (a program that works with SAS) at a significant discount through Kivuto.  To purchase this product, please go to http://unlv.e-academy.com and register with your Rebelmail address.

NOTE: SAS is compatible with Windows XP Professional, Windows Vista Business/Enterprise/Ultimate, and Windows 7 Enterprise/Professional/Ultimate operating systems only.


Support & Training:

Supported by:

  • IT Help Desk

Type of support provided:

  • Help with use
  • Installation
  • Training
  • Purchasing Assistance

Training options:

SAS offers training courses through their E-Learning website. This service is available free of charge for all UNLV Faculty, Staff, and Students. To request access to this site, please contact the IT Help Desk.


Required forms:


Required account:


Available in these computer labs: