Classroom PC Applications

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. 


Where can I find a public computer? 

  • 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 operation for availability

Available Software

NameUpdated Version for FY2020
Azure Data Studio1.9.0
Adobe Acrobat Pro DC19.008.20074
Adobe Creative Cloud (All Apps)Current version
Adobe Flash Player 25 Active X32.0.0.207
Adobe Flash Player 25 NPAPI32.0.0.207
Adobe Flash Player 25 PPAPI32.0.0.207
BloombergJMHH Workstations Bloomberg-F01, Bloomberg-F02
BlueJeans Desktop2.13.533m
GoldSim 12
Gold Sim 64-bit Components1.00.0000
Google ChromeEnt version: 75.0.3770.80
IBM SPSS Statisticsv25
Intel NIC Driver18.1
Intel SDK for OpenCL2.0.0.37149
Java Open JDK12.0.1
JMP Prov14.2
Microsoft Office Professional Plus 201616.0.4266.1001

Microsoft Visual C++ x86 Redistributable10.0.30319
Microsoft Visual C++ x64 Redistributable10.0.30319
Mozilla Firefox ESR (x64)60.7.0
Mozilla Maintenance Service60.7.0
MySQL Workbench8.0.16 CE
Netlogo 64-bit6.1.0
Notepad++ 64-bit7.7
Oracle Crystal Ball (64-bit)
Panopto Remote Recorder6
People Express 20003.2.02
Poll Everywhere Presenter (plug-in)2.10.1
Python (Anaconda 3 (64-bit))3.7.3/2019.03
Respondus Lockdown Browser2.0.4.01
R for Windows3.6.0
SNL Market Intelligence Add-on (64bit)1.0.18082.2
Symantec EndPoint (Managed) SEPM14.0.3876
Solstice (GSRs and Classrooms only)4.0.11766
Turning Point Cloud8.6.3
VLC Media Player3.0.7.1
VMWare Horizon Client5.0.0.5596
Windows Management Framework (WMF)5.1

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How do I request the installation of software for my class? 

A:  Email or contact your department SP

Q: How do I access Virtual Lab?

A:  Visit for instructions

Q: What if I have trouble with classroom technology or experience software errors during my class?

A:  Call 215-868-2575 for emergency support