Faculty and Staff Software

Grand Valley State University faculty and staff are now eligible to use a variety of software at discounted prices.

SPSS Educational Options
IBM SPSS software is available in two options:

Free Version - Click here for Instructions

Individual Purchased Version - if additional functionality is needed over the free version above, you may purchase at an educational discount. You can get a copy for the Windows, Mac, or Linux operating systems. If you have a Mac make sure that you have an Intel processor in it and that you are running OS X 10.5 or higher before you order the software. Go to gvsu.onthehub.com and click on More Software to order.

ooVoo - The Sustainable Commute
Telepresence software is available at: http://www.gvsu.edu/oovoo

Microsoft Office Only -  for Windows/Macintosh

Under the Home Use Program, faculty and staff who are users of qualifying applications at work (e.g. MS Office) may acquire a licensed copy of the corresponding Home Use Program software (e.g. MS Office) to install and use on a home computer at a reduced price. You may continue using HUP software while you are employed by Grand Valley State University and as long as the corresponding software you use at work has active Software Assurance coverage.

The IT Helpdesk may not check out any version of MS Office to Faculty or Staff. All installation support and assistance will be provided by Microsoft and not by GVSU.

 To access the Microsoft Home Use Program website:

  1. Go to www.microsofthup.com
  2. Select the country to which you want your order to be shipped to and choose the language for viewing the order Web site.
  3. Enter your corporate e-mail address and insert the following program code: F4E85BA5DD
    Note: This program code is assigned to Grand Valley State University for our sole use in accessing this site. You may not share this number with anyone outside our organization.
  4. You will receive an email in your GVSU email account with the details that you need to place your order.
  5. Place your order online, and it will be shipped to the location you have chosen. Please note that a fulfillment fee will be charged to cover packaging, shipping, and handling costs and applicable sales tax.

Other Microsoft Products

Under the Home Use Program, faculty and staff who are users of qualifying applications at work (e.g. MS Office) may acquire a licensed copy of the corresponding Home Use Program software (e.g. MS Office) to install and use on a home computer at a reduced price. You may continue using HUP software while you are employed by Grand Valley State University and as long as the corresponding software you use at work has active Software Assurance coverage.


 

To access GVSU’s Microsoft Products::

  1. Go to http://gvsu.onthehub.com
  2. Click on the “Faculty/Staff” tab
  3. Click “Microsoft” to browse Microsoft Software or “More Software” to browse other software.

To register to purchase software through this website:

  1. Click “Sign  in” at the top of the Web page
  2. Click “Register”
  3. Select “I have an institution issued email address” and click “Continue”
  4. Enter your GVSU faculty/staff e-mail address and click “Continue”
  5. Enter in the appropriate information and click “Register”
  6. Follow Web site instructions to confirm your e-mail address

We trust you will enjoy these benefits and look forward to your participation.

If you have any questions please contact the IT Helpdesk at 331-2101 or by email at helpdesk@gvsu.edu.

Page last modified September 2, 2014