Information Technology Services

Software and Business Applications

St. Cloud State offers a broad range of software (academic and business) for use under various licensing and contractual agreements. Availability is dependent upon role (faculty, staff, student, visitor or emeritus).

Some software, as negotiated with a variety of vendors, is available for personal use at no cost or at significantly discounted rates.

Access to Software

Software at St. Cloud State is available in a variety of labs on campus, virtually for remote learning and for personal download. 

Direct installs (through software website)

AppsAnywhere (Virtual Access)

OnTheHub (personal device downloads)

Software Availability

Personal Devices Only (current employees/students)

Microsoft Office - Visit for Word, Excel and PowerPoint ( login)
Students - Azure Dev Tools for Education formally Imagine/Dreamspark. ( login)
Other Software - Visit our OnTheHub website for personal device downloads

Microsoft Office

Web graphics and publishing

Course-based and reference

Statistical and mathematical

Media (audio, video, etc)


Operating systems

Purchasing Software for University - Campus Use

Software Request - Purchase Order (Marketplace)

Software Request - Low Cost - Free

Adobe Creative Cloud
Office 365

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