Information Technology Services supports a variety of software applications for campus use. A general list of applications may be found at: http://www.siena.edu/pages/3619.asp
The primary productivity suite in use on campus is Microsoft Office. The version in use on campus as of July 2013 is Office 2010 for Windows and Office 2011 for Mac. ITS can install the Office software on any institutionally-owned computer.
Faculty, Staff, and Administrators have the opportunity to purchase a copy of the most current version of Microsoft Office for their personally-owned computer. This opportunity is offered through the Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP) and is a benefit to members of the Siena College community through our Microsoft Campus Agreement. For more information about the HUP, please click here.
Students may purchase the Microsoft Office suite at discounted rates directly from Microsoft. Students who have a Windows computer may purchase Office 360 University which includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher and other parts of the Office suite for $79.99. Students who have a Macintosh may purchase Office for Mac Home and Student 2011 for $139