The SPSS Program is the gold standard for quantitative analysis and is used pervasively by academic institutions pursuing advanced research. The first step to prepare for using SPSS is to download the installation file to your computer. Please select your computer type below for instructions.
You can download SPSS on multiple computers. If you do download it on multiple computers, keep in mind that the licensing code for the program changes every year. We are currently on version 26. You will need to update the license on each computer separately.
There are two options to choose from when installing SPSS on a PC: 32-bit and 64-bit. If you are unsure of the bit version you need, refer to The Differences Between 32-bit and 64-bit Operating Systems for instructions on determining your computer’s bit version. If you are unable to determine which bit version you need, we recommend choosing the 32-bit version.
Once you have determined your bit version, select one of the following downloads for Windows (PC):
The download typically takes 3-5 minutes to complete. After the download is complete, refer to Installing SPSS (PC) for a complete walkthrough of the installation process.