Monthly Archives: September 2014


Start the Fall quarter right with a free copy of Microsoft Office 365, available for Mac or PC.

On Thursday October 2nd, the Information Technology Services Division at CSUSB presents a Free Pizza and Free Software” Downloading Party!

All CSUSB students are welcome to bring their laptops/devices to retrieve a free copy of the latest version of Microsoft Office 365 while enjoying some free lunch at the same time.

Stop by room PL-013 in the basement of Pfau Library on Thursday, October 2nd anytime between 11-2pm.

Don’t miss out on this one-day event brought to you by the Information Technology Services Division at CSUSB.

Go ‘Yotes!


Virtual Plaza (HETS)


Virtual Plaza

The Hispanic Educational Technology Resources (HETS) Virtual Plaza offers CSUSB students free access to over 300 online practice exams including:

  • SAT
  • GMAT
  • GRE
  • LSAT
  • MCAT

You can log-in by visiting the Cengage Learning website and entering the code:calstate2013. Once logged in, select the Testing & Education Reference Center and then College Prep Tools from the menu. Additionally, CSUSB students can explore careers, scholarships, internships and financial aid opportunities.

HETS also provides the Faculty Placita, designed for faculty and administrators. Faculty Placita resources include professional development workshops, Hispanic educational research, fellowship information and more. For more information, visit the Hispanic Educational Technology Services website.

Mathematica now available to CSUSB students for Free

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Mathematica Software

Mathematica Software is now available to students, faculty and staff at CSUSB. To download and install the software on University machines or home machines, please use one of the links below:

For more than 25 years, Mathematica has defined the state of the art in technical computing—and provided the principal computation environment for millions of innovators, educators, students, and others around the world. Widely admired for both its technical prowess and elegant ease of use, Mathematica provides a single integrated, continually expanding system that covers the breadth and depth of technical computing—and with Mathematica Online, it is now seamlessly available in the cloud through any web browser, as well as natively on all modern desktop systems.