University Software Portal

The University Software Portal is the access point for site licensed and discounted software as well as SSL certificates. The portal application presents a personal view of the software available to the user as determined by his/her role at the University. Users can search by product title, functionality category or by software vendor. Transactions are processed using a standard shopping cart; payment can be made by credit card, check or purchase order. Products offered from major software vendors; Adobe, IBM/SPSS, Microsoft, Qualtrics, SAS, etc. The University's site licensed antivirus software is available through the portal. The University has a site license for security certificates; requests for Comodo SSL certificates are processed through the portal.

How the service might be used: 

  • To access free Microsoft Office for faculty, staff and students.
  • To download the free Rutgers Antivirus software.
  • To purchase academic software at discounted prices.
  • To access site licensed academic software.
  • To request an SSL certificate for a website.

How to request this service: 

The University Software Portal can be accessed by going to https://software.rutgers.edu. Users will be prompted to login with their NetID and password.

Availability: 

As a web service, the University Software Portal is available 24x7. Many items are available for immediate download.

Support Information: 

https://software.rutgers.edu/help

Susan Schwerdt, Site License Manager
Phone: 848-445-6034

Manny Martinez, Site License Coordinator
Phone: 848-445-6034

Contact Information: 

Address: 96 Davidson Road, Busch Campus, Piscataway, NJ 08854
Phone: 848-445-6034
Fax: 848-445-7999

Email software@rutgers.edu