SAS University Edition

The SAS University Edition is a free version of SAS that will allow Faculty, Staff, and Students to use the SAS product to perform statistical processing. This is not a full version of SAS. If you require a full version of SAS go to the ITS Software Store. Information on the software store may be found at nau.edu/its. The University Edition is minimally supported by the SCAN team in ITS.

SAS University Fact Sheet

To obtain this software, you will need to go to the SAS web page for the SAS University Edition. You will need to register with SAS to download the software.

On the Mac and Windows, unless you have VMWare Fusion installed, download Oracle VirtualBox.

SAS University Edition runs as a virtual machine on your native operating system and access is via a sweb browser to run statistics. This is explained in the installation and use guides. Three differrent versions are available using Oracle Virtual Box, VMWare Player, and VMWare Fusion. VirtualBox and VMWare player are free.

This version of SAS may be run on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. Please read through theappropriate installation guide to prepare for installing this version of SAS.

Refer to the following guides for specific information on the Virtual Applications