How to Download SPSS for Free at UBC
SPSS is a powerful statistical software that can help you analyze data, perform tests, create graphs, and more. If you are a UBC student, staff, or faculty member, you can download SPSS for free from the UBC Information Technology website. In this article, we will show you how to do that in a few simple steps.
What is SPSS and What Does It Include?
SPSS stands for Statistical Package for the Social Sciences. It is a software that can help you perform various statistical tasks, such as:
Descriptive statistics: summarize and display data using tables, charts, histograms, etc.
Inferential statistics: test hypotheses, compare groups, perform regression, ANOVA, etc.
Data management: import, export, merge, transform, and clean data.
Data visualization: create and customize graphs, maps, dashboards, etc.
Advanced analytics: perform complex analyses such as factor analysis, cluster analysis, survival analysis, etc.
UBC IT offers the IBM SPSS Premium license and includes a number of enhancements over the base SPSS Statistics product. These enhancements include:
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Advanced Sampling Assessment and Testing
Advanced Statistics/Advanced Models
Charts and Graphs
Professional Stats/Regression Models
AMOS Structured Equation Modeling (windows only, separate download and installation)
Who is Eligible for SPSS at UBC?
The SPSS software license with UBC specifies that SPSS must only be used by UBC Faculty, Students, and Research Staff and only for Teaching and non-commercial Research purposes related to UBC. You will need a valid CWL account to access the software download page.
How to Download SPSS from the UBC IT Website?
To download SPSS from the UBC IT website, you need to follow these steps:
Visit the Software Downloads page.
Select \"Teaching and Learning Software\" from the list of software categories.
Select \"SPSS\" from the list of software products.
You will see two options for SPSS: Network Version and Standalone/Home Use Version. Choose the one that suits your needs. The Network Version requires an internet connection to contact the UBC SPSS license server when the SPSS application is initiated and in intervals during use. This is ideal for computers that are on the UBC campus (connected using the UBC network). The Standalone/Home Use Version does not require an internet connection but has an expiry date of June 30 of each year. For more details on the differences between these versions, visit the SPSS page.
Add the product to your cart and proceed to checkout. You will not be charged anything as the software is free for eligible users.
You will receive an email with a link to download the software and a license code to activate it. Follow the instructions in the email to complete the installation process.
Congratulations! You have successfully downloaded and installed SPSS for free at UBC. 06063cd7f5