Free software

Zoom synchronous meeting software

Virtual Meetings with Zoom!-- Zoom professional accounts are available for all faculty, students, and staff at CSUMB. Get started with this "How To" document. Training on how to use Zoom: - Live online webinars ~ Online Tutorial Videos ~ Knowledge Base ~

Qualtrics survey tool

Qualtrics Online Survey Software is available for free to all active CSUMB Students, Staff and Faculty. Support information, training, eBooks and reference guides are available on the Qualtrics website.

Free Adobe Creative Suite

Faculty and students now have free access to the Adobe Creative Suite (i.e. Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, etc.).

Adobe Reader

Adobe Reader is freely available to everyone. Use this product to read PDFs.

Discounted Microsoft software

For a small fee, the following Microsoft titles are available through a work-at-home license (WAH) program for all CSUMB Staff and Faculty (list subject to change):

  • Office 2013
  • Office 2011
  • Office 2010
  • Windows 8.1 Upgrade
  • Windows 8.0 Upgrade
  • Windows 7.0 Upgrade
  • Office 365 University

You can download the software from the Monterey Bay Academic Software Center. It is not necessary for you to purchase the Extended Access Guarantee.

Video editing software

Students, Faculty and Staff have access to free TechSmith and Camtasia Studio software.