Meredith College's membership with the North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (NCICU) provides an economical way to manage software licensing and also provides a process for students and employees to purchase software at discounted prices. See Purchasing Software.
Microsoft Office is the primary productivity suite used by the Meredith College Community. Office 365 is available for purchase at a discounted price.
LibreOffice is a free productivity suite for both Windows and Mac platforms. File transition between Office and Libre formats works well and is easy.
G-Data Virus Protection for Windows: New students and students not participating in the laptop program are eligible for a free copy of the G-Data Internet Security program for Windows. The license is good for one year and can be renewed. Students will obtain licenses through their Webadvisor accounts.
Sophos Anti-Virus Mac Home edition: Students who bring Macs to campus may take advantage of free anti-virus software provided by Sophos. Be sure to select the correct product that works with the version of Mac OS installed on your laptop.
Atomic Learning: Meredith's site license provides access for students, family members, and employees to Atomic Learning's automated tutorial knowledge base, providing support for PC and Mac software. Students can access AL through their Blackboard accounts. Contact Help Desk for ID and password if using the website to access the Meredith Portal.
SPSS: Meredith College's site license for IBM's SPSS, provides predictive analytics software on all Meredith computers. Student copies of SPSS are available for purchase ( Standard GradPak 21 version with advanced stats).
SAS/JMP: Meredith College has site licenses for SAS's Education Analytic Suite (EAS) and JMP, software linking statistics with interactive graphics.
Fathom and Sketchpad are installed in the SMB lab, Cate Center lab, and library loaner laptops. Discount Fathom copies are offered through keycurriculum.
Sketchpad is bundled with text books for specific classes.
Graphing Calculator is installed in the SMB and Cate Center labs and library loaner laptops. Students may purchase a one-year or permanent license at discounted prices by visiting PacificT.
Logger Pro is installed on all Meredith Computer lab computers and can be installed on student's laptops. Registration to Technology Services software download page via Blackboard is required. Download Instructions.
Phone: (919) 760-2803