Software Resources

Fordham University offers free, university-licensed software to students, faculty, and staff. Additional software is available for use at the Faculty Technology Centers and student computer labs. Learn ITs and workshops on supported software are offered throughout the semester for faculty and students.

For some software downloads, authentication with a Fordham Access IT ID and password is required.

For information about antirvirus software and free downloads, please go to the Antivirus Protection page.

List of Software Applications Available on Campus

University Licensed Software

Fordham IT makes the following university licensed software available for download:

EndNote X8


Chemical Structures/Biological Pathways Drawing Software

Read:OutLoud 6.5 University Edition



For additional assistance or information, please contact IT Customer Care at 718-817-3999 or via email to:

For Faculty Only: Please call 718-817-1111 or send email to


Non-University Licensed Software

The following is a list of freely available software not site-licensed by the University.

Adobe Acrobat
You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the User Guides. Download Adobe Acrobat.

Some software downloads as a .zip file. You will need WinZip or a comparable compression program that can handle these files. Download a shareware evaluation version of WinZip.