This page is designed to help you obtain all software used and licensed for distribution by The College of Saint Rose. Some of the applications listed have special licensing requirements and may require your username and password to install.

If you have any questions about the software listed, please contact Technology Support Services at x4357 (H-E-L-P) or 454-2190.

Anti-Virus and Security

Windows Defender

Windows Defender for Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8, and Windows RT provides built-in protection against malware. Windows Defender is already included and ready to go.

Avira Free Antivirus for Mac

This free Antivirus for Mac uses award-winning technology to protect you against online threats, including viruses, Trojans, adware and spyware. Download Avira here.

Purchasing Programs Software Shop

Affiliated with the Saint Rose bookstore, this website offers software and technology products, including those published by Microsoft and Adobe, at discounts of up to 85 percent off retail prices to verified academic buyers.


If you’re a student, teacher, administrator, or staff member, you’ll get special pricing on the full range of Macintosh computers, plus select third-party products.


Everything you need: flash drives & memory; blank CD’s & DVD’s; digital & video cameras; PC’s & laptops; software; keyboards & mice; backpacks & laptop cases; printers & ink; TV’s; GPS; PDA’s; Bluetooth headset & car kits; even Xbox 360 – all at volume educational discount prices.


Dell Member Purchase Program for students, faculty, and staff.


GovConnection is dedicated to fulfilling the unique, specialized IT needs of academic institutions (K-12 and higher education), state and local governments throughout the United States.

Maplesoft’s Maple Student Edition

Maple brings the problem-solving power of expert mathematicians to your computer. Hundreds of thousands of students rely on Maple to help them succeed in math.