UNC System-wide Software Agreements
Some license agreements are negotiated by UNC General Administration (GA) to provide discounted pricing or otherwise beneficial terms for all the campuses in the UNC system. In some cases, these agreements require the system campuses to enter into individual enrollments. Pricing and terms are generally set by GA.
UNCG participates in the following software contracts negotiated by GA.
Volume Licensing CLP Education Membership Agreement.
ESRI publishes an array of Geographic Information System (GIS) related software. ESRI uses the name ArcGIS to refer to its suite of GIS software products, which operate on desktop, server, and mobile platforms. ArcGIS also includes developer products and web services.
This Agreement provides for the licensing of software from Wolfram Research, Inc. UNC-GA has executed an Academic Unlimited License Agreement covering their Mathematica products for Faculty/Staff Use, Lab Use, Home Use, and Student Use.
- Microsoft Enrollment for Education Solutions (EES) – provides access to the Windows operating system, Microsoft Office 365 Professional Plus, Microsoft Server, and Microsoft SharePoint Server
- The Microsoft Campus Select Plus Program - allows UNCG offices to purchase a range of Microsoft software products for installation on university-owned computers at greatly reduced prices through the UNC system reseller.
The grant license terms are perpetual, with an annual renewal required. Funding under this grant is committed for a two (2) year period, with renewal by mutual agreement. In addition to SAS software, it also provides Academic Professional Training, Self Paces E Learning classes, Academic Trainers Kits, SAS Data Set Library access, SAS Publications Professors Desk Copy Programs to qualified professors and instructors interested in teaching SAS, makes Curriculum Pathways available to any student in a college of Education (online partner for teaching the core curriculum), JMP Statistical Discovery Software, as well as collaborative SAS/UNC events.