Software Licensing

software license

The Division of IT provides select software licenses to students, faculty and staff.

Software licenses are provided to staff and faulty for certain applications for use on university machines only. To obtain any of the applications visit our software and business apps page or contact your Local Support Partner (LSP). If you do not have an LSP, contact the IT Support Center by calling (202) 994-4948, submitting a tech service request, or emailing [email protected]

At this time, there are no costs for utilization of these software licenses. However, onsite application support and computer support will be billed based on the current IT hourly rate of $60/hour. 


  1. Distribution
    All software is licensed to the George Washington University.  Application downloads, media and license keys, if applicable, should not be shared outside The George Washington University.  
  2. Support
    Application support can be obtained by contacting your LSP or the IT Support Center.

Columbian College of Arts and Sciences (CCAS)

The Office of Technology Services at the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences administers the Microsoft Select License Agreement and Adobe Continuing License Program for Columbian faculty and staff on behalf of the Division of IT. 

School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) 

The Computing Facility at the School of Engineering and Applied Science manages numerous network licenses, which enables faculty and students to share concurrent licenses for various applications.

Academic Technologies

The Instructional Technology Lab (ITL) distributes Statistical Analysis System software (SAS) to GW faculty members, students, and staff for academic and research purposes.