Some of the software available to department members

Adobe Acrobat Pro

Most Psychology department employees are eligible to use Adobe Acrobat Pro through our Enterprise Term License Agreement (ETLA).  Eligible department employees may install Adobe Acrobat Pro on up to two devices.  Home use is allowed.  If you would like Adobe Acrobat Pro installed on your computer, please submit a helpdesk request.

Microsoft Windows and Office

Most Psychology department employees are covered for Windows and Office use under our MCCA agreement.  Current versions of Windows and Office can be installed by the Psych IT helpdesk staff.  Home use is allowed.  If you would like Windows or Office installed on your computer, please submit a helpdesk request.


Faculty members who pay into the department license (approximately $300 per year) may have a Qualtrics account which gives them the ability to run unlimited surveys. Please submit a helpdesk request if you would like to purchase one of the licenses from the department license pool.


Sophos antivirus software is available from BOL. Department members may install and use it for free.


Individuals can purchase SPSS licenses for themselves or their labs as follows:

VPN (available from BOL)

Members of the UCLA community may use the Virtual Private Networking utility available from Bruin OnLine.  The VPN utility will give faculty, staff, and students access to departmental computing resources and publications/journals from the UCLA Library.