Wharton's Public Computing department provides access to applications and software suites for use by students, staff, and faculty. The applications are available to any Wharton affiliated user in the student labs, workstations, classrooms, supported event locations, and virtually through Wharton's VM portal. Licensed or free software can be installed by request for faculty events and classes in the locations listed above with proper notice. Requests can be submitted by faculty Strategic Partners (SPs).
Before you start:
You must have an active Pennkey account.
Public Computer Locations
- In-person access is available in Huntsman Hall, Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall, Lauder Institute, Lippincott Library, Colonial Penn Center and Jerome Fischer Hall.
Check hours of building operation for availability
|Name||Updated Version for FY2020|
|Azure Data Studio||1.28.0|
|Adobe Acrobat Pro DC||21.005.20048|
|Adobe Creative Cloud (All Apps)||Current version|
|Bloomberg||JMHH Workstations Bloomberg-F01, Bloomberg-F02|
|Google Chrome||Ent version: 75.0.3770.80|
|IBM SPSS Statistics||v25|
|Intel NIC Driver||18.1|
|Intel SDK for OpenCL||184.108.40.206149|
|Java (x86 and x64)||8.0.2910|
|Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016||16.0.4266.1001|
|Microsoft Visual C++ x86 Redistributable||10.0.30319|
|Microsoft Visual C++ x64 Redistributable||10.0.30319|
|Mozilla Firefox ESR (x64)||78.11.0|
|Mozilla Maintenance Service||78.11.0|
|MySQL Workbench||8.0.25 CE|
|Oracle Crystal Ball ||220.127.116.110 (64-bit)|
|Panopto Remote Recorder||18.104.22.168|
|People Express 2000||3.2.02|
|Poll Everywhere Presenter (plug-in)||2.10.1|
|Python (Anaconda 3 (64-bit))||3.7.3/2019.03|
|Respondus Lockdown Browser||2.0.6.01|
|R for Windows (i386 and x64)||4.1.0|
|SNL Market Intelligence Add-on (64bit)||1.0.18082.2|
|CrowdStrike Falcon Sensor (threat protection)||6.x|
|Solstice (GSRs and Classrooms only)||4.0.11766|
|Turning Point Cloud||8.7.4|
|VLC Media Player||3.0.15|
|VMWare Horizon Client||22.214.171.12478|
|Windows Management Framework (WMF)||5.1|
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I request the installation of software for my class?
A: Email email@example.com or contact your department SP
How do I access Virtual Lab?
A: Visit https://support.wharton.upenn.edu/help/virtual-lab-for-students for instructions
What if I have trouble with classroom technology or experience software errors during my class?
A: Call 215-868-2575 for emergency support