EViews is a stats package for time series, cross-section, or longitudinal data analysis.
EViews 10 (QMS)
Williams College offers a campus-wide license to JMP Pro
for both MacOS and Windows10. All students, faculty and staff are eligible to download and install on their college computers as well as their personally-owned computers. It doesn't require Keyserver Client nor VPN to run off campus. This is an annual license which requires a new license file to renew every July. If you do not have the latest licese file
, please download it and apply it to your existing installation
. You can also download the installer to renew your license by reinstallation of JMP.
Mathematica 11 (Wolfram)
Williams College has a compus wide license that covers both network and individual installation of Mathematica. If you need an individual copy for your computer that doesn't require campus network connection, you can request one directly from Wolfram Research following the instructions below.
Request the download and key
1. Follow the link below to fill out the form to request an Activation Key directly from Wolfram:
Williams Faculty and Staff
2. Click the "Product Summary page" link to access your license
3. Click "Get Downloads" and select "Download" next to your platform
4. Run the installer on your machine, and enter Activation Key at prompt
First time request
If this is your first time to request an individual installation of Mathematica from Wolfram Research, you need to create an account:
1. Go to user.wolfram.com and click "Create Account"
2. Fill out form using a @williams.edu email, and click "Create Wolfram ID"
3. Check your email and click the link to validate your Wolfram ID
(Note: this is not an account on a Williams server so don't provide your Williams password!)
Williams College offers a campus-wide license to MATLAB, Simulink, and companion products. All students, faculty and staffare eligible to download and install these products on their college computers as well as their personally-owned computers. If you do not yet have an account with Mathworks with Williams email address yet, Go to the Williams College MATLAB Portal
to create one
NVivo is software that supports qualitative and mixed methods research. It’s designed to help you organize, analyze and find insights in unstructured, or qualitative data like: interviews, open-ended survey responses, articles, social media and web content.
R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is a GNU project which is similar to the S language and environment which was developed at Bell Laboratories (formerly AT&T, now Lucent Technologies) by John Chambers and colleagues. R can be considered as a different implementation of S. There are some important differences, but much code written for S runs unaltered under R .......
RATS is a leading econometrics/time-series analysis software package used worldwide by economists and others for analyzing time series and cross sectional data, developing and estimating econometric models, forecasting, and much more.
Rats 9 (Estima)
Research Insight allows you to extract data from Standard & Poors Compustat database. In addition to extracting data, you can report on, compare, analyze and graph company or sector data.
This software is available for Windows only.
Any questions should be sent to: Walter.J.Komorowski@williams.edu
SPSS's broad range of capabilities for the entire analytical process gives you answers spreadsheets and databases can't. With SPSS, you can generate decision-making information quickly using powerful statistics, understand and effectively present your results with high-quality tabular and graphical output, and share your results with others using a variety of reporting methods, including secure Web publishing. All this empowers you to make smarter decisions more quickly by uncovering key facts, patterns and trends.
Stata SE 15
Williams College offers a campus-wide license to Stata/SE
for both MacOS and Windows10. All students, faculty and staff are eligible to download and install on their college computers as well as their personally-owned computers. It doesn't require Keyserver Client nor VPN to run off campus. This is an annual license which requires an activation key to renew every August. If you do not have the latest activation key
, please download it now
. The installation guide
is also available online.
Microsoft Office is installed on all of our PC and Apple computers which OIT provides to Faculty and Staff.
Faculty, Staff and Students may install Office 365 onto their personal computers by following the instructions at: https://oit.williams.edu/help-docs/office-365-office-2016-software/
Adobe apps are available for college-owned computers (e.g., faculty and staff workstations). Students can access them in the labs and libraries. More information
Please let us know if you do not see a software title that you believe would be useful to the Williams community.
Faculty: Please contact your instructional support liaison.
Students: Please contact your faculty members.
Staff: Please send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Desktop Services.
Software on this web site has been licensed to Williams College and should be used in a manner that is consistent with the educational objectives of the College.