Software installed in SAS Central Pool Classrooms

Questions about what software is available in Classrooms? Special requests? Please contact SAS Computing Multi-Media Services.


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Below is a list of the software offered on both Windows and Mac computers in Central Pool Classrooms and other areas supported by SAS Public Computing in the following buildings:

  • 3440 Market Street
  • 3808 Walnut Street. (CPCW)
  • Arch Building (Room 208)
  • Chemistry Building
  • Cohn/Logan Hall
  • College Hall
  • David Rittenhouse Labs (DRLB)
  • Fels Institute of Government
  • Fisher - Bennett Hall
  • Goddard Labs
  • Hayden Hall
  • Institute for Research in Cognitive Science
  • Jaffe History of Art Building 
  • Kelly Writers House (Room 202)
  • Leidy Lab (Room 10)
  • McNeil Building
  • McNeil Center for Early American Studies (MCEAS)
  • Museum
  • Solomon Labs
  • Stiteler Hall
  • Williams Hall


Software installed in all Central Pool Classrooms in the buildings listed above:

Software Classrooms                                                           with Windows Computers Classrooms with Mac Computers
Operating System:

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional SP 1

Mac OS X 10.10 "Yosemite"
Multi-Language Keyboard Support

The US English keyboard is installed by default.

Users have the option to Change the keyboad layout.

Office Suite

Microsoft Office Suite 2013 Professional Plus

Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac
Apple iLife/iWork (latest)
Web Browsers:

Google Chrome

Mozilla Firefox

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

Mozilla Firefox 38.5.0 ESR (updated regularly)

Safari 8.0.7 (updated regularly)

Google Chrome 44+

Media Players:

Adobe Flash Player

Adobe Shockwave Player



Power DVD

Real Player Enterprise Client

VLC Media Player

Windows Media Player

Adobe Reader 11.0.13
Adobe Flash Player 19

ARTstor OIV 10.2

Java for Mac
Quicktime 10.4
iTunes 12.3
Flip4Mac 3.1

VLC Media Player 2.21

Quantitaive/Scientific Applications:





SAS for Windows

Scientific Word Viewer


Matlab 2015a

Maple 2015


Stata 14

Logger Pro 3.8.4

Some Macs in classrooms in Goddard Labs, Leidy Labs, Chemistry, or Fisher-Bennett Hall have discipline specific software installed for Biology, Chemistry or Music. Please check with the support provider in those areas for details.




Host Explorer

Secure CRT

Terminal Services Client (Windows Remote Desktop)


Data Comet 10.2.2

Fetch 5.7


Windows Remote Desktop for Mac

Classrooms in buildings supported by other Schools at Penn may have different software installed. See the Classroom Finder for information about technical support in these other buildings, including:

  • Annenberg School
  • Caster Building
  • Claire M. Faigin Hall (Nursing)
  • Graduate School of Education (GSE)
  • LRSM
  • Meyerson Hall
  • Moore
  • Towne Building