Loyola University Chicago

Instructional Technology & Research Support

Information Technology Services

Supported Applications

PLEASE NOTE: Statistical applications supported by Loyola University Chicago are to be used by faculty and students only for the purposes of teaching, learning and academic research at LUC. In the case of STATA/IC, use is restricted to teaching and learning. Faculty may not use STATA/IC for research projects outside their teaching responsibilities. Students may use STATA/IC for thesis and dissertation research.

Statistical, Qualitative Data Analysis (QDA), and Online Survey Applications

  • *HLM - Hierarchical Linear Modeling package (SSI Central)
  • IBM SPSS Modeler Professional Edition Data Mining package. The Professional Edition does not include the Text Analytics module.
  • IBM SPSS Statistics - comprehensive statistics package. Includes SPSS Base, SPSS Tables™, SPSS Advanced Models™, and SPSS Regression Models™. Loyola is not licensed for the AMOS module.
  • *LISREL - Structural Equation Modeling package (SSI Central)
  • Minitab - comprehensive statistics package.
  • *NVivo - qualitative data analysis software.
  • R - a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics.
  • ~Opinio - a web-based online survey software application.
  • SAS - comprehensive statistics package.
  • STATA, Intercooled - comprehensive statistics package favored by economics and political science
  • SYSTAT - comprehensive statistics package favored by biological and medical sciences.

*limited access
~account needed for full access

ApplicationVersionLicense/UsersOpen Access Lab LocationsFaculty/Staff Desktop Availability
HLM 6.08 - 32 bit 25 seats WTC LT 410 Available by request for LSC, WTC, and HSD faculty via network association. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu(8-4487) to request an association.
IBM SPSS Modeler 18 Unlimited (300+) All LSC and WTC open access labs; HSD SSOM 350 and Call Lab 254 All faculty/staff desktops via the network at LSC, WTC, and HSD campuses. Note: faculty/staff should use the latest version of SPSS Modeler available under Loyola Software. ITS does not patch or support earlier versions of the software.
IBM SPSS Statistics 24 Unlimited (300+) All LSC and WTC open access labs; HSD SSOM 350 and Call Lab 254 All faculty/staff desktops via the network at LSC, WTC, and HSD campuses.  Note: faculty/staff should use the latest version of SPSS Statistics available under Loyola Software. ITS does not patch or support earlier versions of the software.
Lisrel 8.80 - 64 bit 25 seats LSC Sullivan 253 Available by request for LSC, WTC, and HSD faculty via a network association. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request an association.
 Minitab  17- 32 bit 65 concurrent users All LSC and WTC open access labs; HSD SSOM 350 and Call Lab 254 All faculty/staff desktops via a network association at LSC, WTC, and HSD campuses.
 NVivo  11 Unlimited All LSC and WTC open access labs;HSD SSOM 350 and Call Lab 254 Available by request to faculty at LSC, WTC, and HSD via a network association. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request an association.
Opinio 7.0 100 users NA-web-based; access by account only. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu, 8-4ITS, to request an account NA- web-based; access by account only; account contingent upon IRB approval or waiver for faculty or student human subjects research. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request account.
 R 3.3.0, 32 bit and 64 bit Unlimited All LSC and WTC open access labs; HSD SSOM 350 and Call Lab 254

All faculty/staff desktops at LSC, WTC, and HSD campuses via a network association.

 SAS  9.4 Unlimited All LSC and WTC open access labs; HSD SSOM 350 and Call Lab 254 Available by request to faculty at LSC, WTC, and HSD via a network association. Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request an association.
 Stata, Intercooled 14 - 64 bit

60 concurrent educational lab license

All LSC and WTC open access labs; HSD - SSOM Room 350 Available by request to faculty at LSC, WTC, and HSD faculty via a network association only (no local installs). Contact helpdesk@luc.edu (8-4487) to request an association. Note: The educational lab license limits use to teaching and learning. STATA under this license may not be used for individual faculty research. No home use is allowed for either faculty or students.
 SYSTAT 13.1 - 32 bit Unlimited All LSC and WTC open access labs; HSD SSOM 350 and Call Lab 254 All faculty/staff desktops at LSC, WTC, and HSD via a network association.

 

Local Installs on Loyola-owned Laptops

Faculty members with Loyola-owned laptops (school/departmental laptops with an LUC bar code) may have the following applications loaded locally: IBM SPSS Modeler, IBM SPSS Statistics, NVivo 11, SAS, and SYSTAT. Contact Lauree Garvin at 773-508-7653, lgarvin@luc.edu, for local installs. These applications may not be installed on LUHS-owned laptops.


Questions about non-supported statistical, QDA, or online survey software? Please visit our Request Procedure for New Applications page.