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IBM SPSS

SPSS is a comprehensive statistics package for analyzing data, produced by IBM.

What is the cost?

The University of Victoria is currently licensing SPSS through a shared license agreement with BCNet.  This license is available until at least March 31, 2020.  After this time, there may be a cost to continue to use SPSS

Who can use this software?

  • Faculty on UVic-owned computers only
  • Staff on UVic-owned computers only

End User License Agreement

The End User License Agreement is presented during the SPSS installation. 

Software download

The following PC download is a self-extracting executable file. It can be used to install SPSS directly and does not need to be burned to a CD/DVD first. Please be aware that the download could take several minutes to complete.

If you require assistance downloading or extracting the files, please contact the Computer Help Desk.

Software Installation and Renewal

You will require an Internet connection with access to the licensing server to run SPSS. For detailed instructions on installation, or renewal of an existing license, please see the following page on SPSS Activation.