Type of software:

  • Statistics

Operating system:

  • Windows
  • Macintosh OSX

Available to:

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students


  • Free
  • Discounted

Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) is used to compute statistics resulting from research projects.


IBM Corporation - http://www.spss.com/

How to get software:


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


Faculty and Staff who wish to have SPSS installed on their university computer can obtain the software from OIT. Requests are subject to approval.

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


Faculty and Staff who have a valid academic license of SPSS installed on their office computer are also entitled to receive (1) home-use license of SPSS at no additional cost. To request a home-use copy, please submit a request with the IT Help Desk. Users must sign the SPSS/SAS Home Use Agreement before the media can be distributed to them.

Students may purchase a subscription license of SPSS at a significant discount through Kivuto. To purchase this product, please go to http://unlv.e-academy.com and register for an account using your Rebelmail address.

Support & Training:

Supported by:

  • IT Help Desk

Type of support provided:

  • Help with use
  • Installation
  • Training
  • Purchasing Assistance

Training options:

Check the current UNLV catalog to find courses teaching this software. IBM SPSS also offers their own training courses. To see a list of which classes they offer, please go to http://www-304.ibm.com/jct03001c/services/learning/ites.wss/us/en?pageType=page&c=A482793J98290R14.

Required forms:

Required account:

Available in these computer labs: