Software

Microsoft Office/Windows

OEC, on behalf of the Jacobs School of Engineering and School of Physical Sciences, are part of the campus MCCA (MicrosoftConsolidated Campus Agreement). This provides access to Windows and Office products for our eligible administrative staff and faculty.

OEC also provides a way for anyone in a covered department to purchase a license for Windows or Office through our agreement. This would be a small yearly subscription fee, payable through a campus charge account.

For access, please contact us at oec@ucsd.edu.

If you are already licensed, you can access Office 365 features at https://portal.office.com

  • Type your @ucsd.edu address and your Active Directory password, this will require Duo authorization

  • You will see the apps that are available online

  • You can also click "Install Office" to download and install Office on your computer

Adobe Acrobat DC

OEC, on behalf of the Jacobs School of Engineering and School of Physical Sciences, are part of the campus Adobe ETLA (Enterprise Team Licensing Agreement). This provides Adobe Acrobat Pro DC to our eligible administrative staff and faculty.

OEC also provides a way for anyone in a covered department to purchase a license for Acrobat Pro DC through our agreement. This would be a small yearly subscription fee, payable through a campus chartstring.

For access, please contact us at oec@ucsd.edu

If you are already licensed, you can access Acrobat features at https://documentcloud.adobe.com

  • Click Sign In at the upper right

  • Type your@ucsd.edu address and click Continue, then choose "Company or School Account"

  • Walk through the SSO login, then you will see the online options available

  • You can also click "Get Acrobat DC Desktop" to download and install Acrobat Pro DC on your computer

Adobe Creative Cloud

OEC, on behalf of the Jacobs School of Engineering and School of Physical Sciences, are part of the campus Adobe ETLA (Enterprise Team Licensing Agreement).

Through this program, we can add Creative Cloud licenses to our agreement for a very reasonable price. This would be a yearly subscription fee, payable through a campus charge account.

To order a license, please contact us at oec@ucsd.edu

UCSD Site Licenses

Information about other UCSD sponsored site licensed software can be found at https://software.ucsd.edu

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/

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


Google Workspace Addons

Web-based applications included in our Google Workspace domain.





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

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.

Slack collaboration gives your team the power and alignment you need to do your best work. No longer supported via a site license on campus, but free for small teams with limited saved history.


Microsoft Teams is licensed through your campus AD account. For more information, please visit the UCSD Blink Website.

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

  • means an individual person (not a corporate entity) who is actively enrolled part or full-time in and attending courses at an Educational Institution that lead to academic credit, certification or a degree

  • faculty employed to teach courses to UCSD Students, assist with courses, labs or programs for UCSD Students, or conduct non-commercial research on UCSD's behalf

Authentication

  • Your username will be activedirectoryusername@ucsd.edu

  • Your password will be your Active Directory password

Usage rights for the provided software

Network Licenses

We host several license services, restricted to certain audiences


LS-DY­NA is a gen­er­al-pur­pose fi­nite el­e­ment pro­gram - this program is licensed for all Structural Engineering computers - email oec@ucsd.edu for connection information


ABAQUS is a software suite that offers complete solutions for realistic simulations - licensing is managed through Structural Engineering Finance Group, is paid access, and is strictly for research purposes.


Gurobi Optimizer software is a mathematical program solver - this program is licensed for JSOE access. (license server name: jsoe-license.ucsd.edu)