Software

Engineering

OEC and the Jacobs School of Engineering are part of the campus MCCA (Microsoft Campus Agreement). This provides access to Windows and Office products for our users. For access, please contact us at support@eng.ucsd.edu. For information on the program, see: https://blink.ucsd.edu/technology/computers/software-acms/license-info/microsoft-departments.html


We also cover Adobe Acrobat licenses for supported departments.

UCSD Bookstore

The UCSD Bookstore offers reduced pricing for Faculty, Staff, and Students for a variety of software products.

For pricing and availability, see: https://ucsandiegobookstore.com/

UCSD Site Licenses

Information about other UCSD sponsored site licensed software can be found at https://blink.ucsd.edu/technology/computers/software-acms/available-software/index.html

Matlab

Platforms: Macintosh, Windows, and Unix

MATLAB is a high-performance language for technical computing. It integrates computation, visualization, and programming in an easy-to-use environment where problems and solutions are expressed in familiar mathematical notation.

University of California San Diego has a Total Academic Headcount (TAH) license for MATLAB, Simulink, and add-on products.

https://blink.ucsd.edu/technology/computers/software-acms/available-software/Matlab.html


Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching


UCSD has a partnership with Microsoft to provide free software for certain usage scenarios. This partnership is handled by an online portal at: https://azureforeducation.microsoft.com/devtools

Eligibility

  • Any currently enrolled STEM student at Jacobs School of Engineering
  • Any Jacobs School of Engineering faculty currently teaching a STEM class

Authentication

  • Your username will be activedirectoryusername@ucsd.edu
  • Your password will be your Active Directory password

Usage rights for the provided software

VMware Academic Program


The Jacobs School of Engineering subscribes to the VMware Academic Program to provide free software for certain usage scenarios. This partnership is handled by an online portal at: https://jsoe.onthehub.com

Eligibility

  • Any currently enrolled STEM student at Jacobs School of Engineering
  • Any Jacobs School of Engineering faculty currently teaching a STEM class

Authentication

  • Your username will be activedirectoryusername@ucsd.edu
  • Your password will be your Active Directory password

Usage rights for the provided software

Business Productivity

We have access to business productivity software. Some require a subscription, while others are freely available.


Trello’s boards, lists, and cards enable you to organize and prioritize your projects in a fun, flexible, and rewarding way. Free for personal use.

Jira Software: The #1 software development tool used by agile teams. Free trial, check with your systems administrator for details on an account (or email support@eng.ucsd.edu).

Slack collaboration gives your team the power and alignment you need to do your best work. Free for small teams.

G Suite Addons

Two web-based applications are included in our G Suite (Google) domain.





Lucidchart is a visual workspace that combines diagramming, data visualization, and collaboration to accelerate understanding and drive innovation. Free with your @eng G Suite account.


Lucidpress is the design & publishing platform anyone can master. Free with your @eng G Suite account.

These applications are automatically available for you under your Google Drive with your @eng account.