Install IBM SPSS for Mac on Your Office or Research Computer - Faculty

ATTENTION! Effective July 1, 2022, Davidson College no longer site licenses IBM SPSS. If you continue to need SPSS for research, please let T&I know.
IBM's SPSS statistics program can be installed by certain faculty members (by prearrangement with T&I) on their office or research lab computers. The steps below are for campus Macs. Instructions are also available for campus Windows computers. Individual licenses provided by T&I may be installed on multiple computers, but may only be used by the person to whom the license activation code was issued.

Install SPSS on Your Mac

  1. Contact T&I to discuss your ongoing need for SPSS. If your request is approved, you will receive a link to the installer, and the license activation code.
  2. Download the installer from Google Drive to your hard drive, then double-click to open it.
  3. Follow the installation instructions on the screen, providing your license activation code and Davidson account information when prompted.
  4. Once installation is complete, restarting your computer is recommended.


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