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SPSS for Mac OS X

SPSS is an application for statistical analysis.

  • Version: 21
  • System Requirements: Mac OS X 10.6 or higher

Per our license agreement, SPSS may only be installed on computers owned by Dartmouth.  It may not be installed on a personally-owned computer. However, all public computers at Dartmouth do have SPSS installed on them and are available as a working option.

For help with an SPSS installation on a Dartmouth-owned computer, members of the Dartmouth community must contact the IT Service Desk (Help Desk) at 646-2999, send e-mail to, or call your department's IT support office.  Academic Computing staff may download the installers

NEWS July 2014: the license server used to enable SPSS on campus is changing.  Mac users may download and run a tool fixMacSPSSlicense to update or verify the SPSS configuration. 

For other questions about SPSS, or consulting requests regarding statistics, contact Jianjun Hua at 646-6552 or

Last Updated: 7/18/14