SAS Computer Labs

  • Faculty & Staff
  • Students & Alumni

SAS Computer labs are closed for 2020 and unavailable as teaching spaces and for walk-in use.

Much of the software that was available in our campus labs is now available in the SAS vLab.  See for details.



SAS Computing Labs

SAS Computer Labs are open to all members of the Penn Community.   A valid PennKey is required to log onto the workstations. Click on the links below for more information, including hours of operation. See below for a list of software available in these labs.

SAS Faculty or staff may schedule UDAL or MultiMedia Services labs for classes or other events by using our reservation form

B&W laser printing is available in these labs. $.07 per page single-sided, $.05 per page double sided payable with PennCash

Other labs & collaboration spaces available to SAS students


Software available in SAS Computer Labs

Available Software

SAS Computer Labs
Multi-Media Services (BS1 DRL) and

Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise 2016 LTSB (1607) 64-bit 
Office Suite, Web Browsers SAS Computer Labs

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office 2016 Professional Plus 32-bit (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, OneNote)
Internet Explorer 11 (Microsoft Edge web browser not available)

Mozilla Firefox ESR 32-bit

Google Chrome for Enterprise 64-bit

Latest version, updated weekly

Latest version, updated weekly

Qualitative & Scientific Applications

SAS Computer Labs

ArcGIS 10.3
AtlasTi 7.5
ChemOffice (Chemistry classrooms only) 17
Eviews 9
Intercooled Stata 15
MPlus (UDAL only) 7.11 
Matlab R2017a
R/RStudio Latest versions, updated upon release
SAS 9.4
Scientific Word Viewer 5.5 (Latest version)
The Sky 6
Multi-Media Services PC 1 Lab only
IBM SPSS Statistics 25
Multimedia Applications

SAS Computer Labs

Listening to and recording audio Logitech USB headsets
ArtStor Offline Image Viewer (OIV) 3.1.1
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (Continuous Track)
Apple Quicktime Player Latest release
Audacity 2.x
Apple iTunes Latest version, updated upon release 
VLC Media Player (Plays DVD movies) Latest version, updated upon release
Windows Media Player Latest version, updated with Microsoft Windows
Skype/Zoom for video teleconferencing (Lenovo M900z desktops have a built-in camera)  Latest version, updated upon release
Utilities and other applications

SAS Computer Labs

7-Zip file compression/decompression utility 16.04
Secure FTP client Filezilla
Host Explorer 2008
Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Client Latest release, packaged with Windows
Secure CRT 6.5.3
Notepad++ text editor Latest version, updated upon release 
WinSCP 4.2.7
Google Earth 5.2

Software available in MMS PC1 and Language Lab

Software Class Programs
Operating System Windows 10 Enterprise (1709)
PDF Reader Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
  • Adobe Flash Player NPAPI (Frequently Updated)
  • Adobe Shockwave Player (Frequently Updated)
  • Audacity 2.2.2
  • VLC Media Player (Frequently Updated)
  • GIMP 2.10.12
Web Browsers
  • Google Chrome (Frequently Updated)
  • Mozilla Firefox (Frequently Updated)
  • Microsoft Edge (Frequently Updated)
Word Processing and Presentation
  • Microfost Word 2016
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
  • Microsoft OneNote 2016
  • Notepad++
Video Conferencing
  • Skype (frequently Updated)
  • Zoom (Frequently Updated)
Language Tools
  • Lecture Ready 3
  • National Geographic Keynote 3
  • National Geographic Keynote 4
  • Propower 2
Utilities 7-Zip