WSU Student Resources


List of resources available for Wichita State University students.  Some of the resources listed are available for a limited time due to the COVID-19 situation.

What if I don't have a computer?

For students who don't have access to a computer in any other way, there are a limited number of Chromebooks available. To view requirements and submit a request, click on the link below.

If you do not have internet access, please contact WSU Help Desk at (316) 978-HELP, Option 1 to assist with submitting the request.

Chromebook Request
What if I don't have internet access at home?

Due to the fact that those working remotely may have limited or no internet access, a limited number of cellular hotspot devices (or MiFis) from Verizon, T-Mobile, and At&T are available from WSU ITS Telecommunications.

If you do not have internet access, please contact WSU Help Desk at (316) 978-HELP, Option 1 to assist with submitting the request.

MiFi Request Information
Adobe Creative Cloud

Availability of this application will be announced prior to the Fall semester.

Adobe is making temporary at-home access to Creative Cloud available until July 6, 2020 for Wichita State University students, at no additional cost.

To activate an Adobe Creative Cloud account, see the link below.contact the Help Desk at 4357.

How to Log into Adobe Creative Cloud
SPSS

For Fall (actually starting July 1), WSU had IBM adjust the contract to include the online access option for those who cannot access the software from their WSU desktop or lab.  ITS will be working on instructions for how staff/faculty/students can get online access in the near future. 

Availability of this application will be announced prior to the Fall semester.

MATLAB

Availability of this application will be announced prior to the Fall semester.

MATLAB site license valid until July 31th.

  • For instructions on how to access MATLAB Site License, click on the link listed below.
MATLAB Instructions & LInk
Zoom

Zoom proves to be a versatile and easy-to-use solution for digital learning at WSU allowing for online meetings and collaboration.

For information on how you can request access and how to use Zoom, click the link below.

Zoom
TEAMs

TEAMs is an online meeting and collaboration tool available through Office 365.

For further information, click the link below.

TEAMs
ArcGIS for Students

Students can request access to ArcGIS planning software for academic use.

For information on how you can request access click the link below.

ArcGIS
Mathematica

Availability of this application will be announced prior to the Fall semester.

A temporary unlimited Mathematica|Online site license is available during this COVID-19 crisis. This licensing will be available to the entire campus (faculty and students) through August 15.For information on requesting a temporary license, click the link below.

Temporary Mathematica/Online License
Read&Write

Read&Write is a toolbar that can help people to view and understand documents and websites.

For information on how you can request access click the link below.

Read&Write
Windows 10

Current WSU Students can download a free copy of Windows 10.

For information on how you can request access click the link below.

Windows 10
Microsoft Office Training for Students

Students can access Office 365 for free through myWSU.  

Click the link below for several Microsoft training options available to students.

MS Office Training for Students
Information for Current and Prospective Students

Click the link below for helpful links, including Payment information, Important Dates, and Parking.

Current & Prospective Students

 

Engineering Software

Ansys Software

Availability of this application will be announced prior to the Fall semester.

Click on the link below for acces to Ansys software. Then:

  • Select Ansys student
  • Select Download Ansys Student 2020 R1
Ansys Software
Mastercam

Availability of this application will be announced prior to the Fall semester.

Mastercam core classes are available for free through June 30, 2020.

A set of core online Mastercam University classes available, including:

  • Mastercam Essentials
  • Mastercam Mill 2D
  • Mastercam Mill 3D
  • Mastercam Lathe
  • STEM Principles

Click the link below to register:

Mastercam
MSC Nastran, Patran

Availability of this application will be announced prior to the Fall semester.

Click on the link below, then follow these instructions:

  • Select Register.
  • Complete the form.
  • Add photo of your shocker card.
  • Press Submit.
  • Activate account through confirmation email, then wait for download instructions: this may take 2-3 days.
MSC Nastran, Patran
LabVIEW
 Availability of this application will be announced prior to the Fall semester.

Click on the link below for LabVIEW

LabVIEW

 Additional Links