IBM SPSS Statistics

SPSS is a statistical and data mining software package that allows you to analyze research data to make smarter decisions, solve problems and improve outcomes.

Obtaining This Software

No-charge Access

Stony Brook students can access SPSS at no charge from any of the DoIT-managed SINC Sites on campus and the Virtual SINC Site or by direct download from Softweb.

Rent a License

If students are interested in renting their own six or 12-month licenses, they can go to for special academic discount options. Academic verification is required, so students must use an email address when creating their account. Once their Stony Brook University academic affiliation is confirmed, students may rent and download the license that suits their needs. accepts PayPal, Visa, MasterCard and American Express for payment.

No-charge Access

Just like for students, SPSS is also available at no charge to faculty and staff through the Virtual SINC Site or by direct download through Softweb

Commuter Licenses

Commuter licensing allows you to use a temporary network license for SPSS on a computer that is not connected to the Stony Brook network. Commuter Licenses are available for 7 days.

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