Software Installation Instructions

Microsoft Windows, Office, Project 

Microsoft Windows and Office are available at low or no cost to Faculty, Staff and Students. Note that Microsoft Project requires management approval. 

Sophos Antivirus Software

Sophos antivirus software offers business-grade security protection against ransomware, malicious software and hacking attempts for your personal or campus-owned machine. To download Sophos Antivirus, visit SJSU Antivirus.

Adobe Software

Adobe Creative Suite is available to Students and Staff.


Lucidchart is an  easy-to-use cloud-based application for creating flowcharts and diagrams. To request Lucidchart, complete the appropriate form:

For Other Applications

Visit the San Jose State University’s Academic Software Center.