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. 


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

Available Software

NameUpdated Version for FY2020
Azure Data Studio1.28.0
Adobe Acrobat Pro DC21.005.20048
Adobe Creative Cloud (All Apps)Current version
BloombergJMHH Workstations Bloomberg-F01, Bloomberg-F02
BlueJeans Desktop2.29.171m
Google ChromeEnt version: 75.0.3770.80
IBM SPSS Statisticsv25
Intel NIC Driver18.1
Intel SDK for OpenCL2.0.0.37149
Java (x86 and x64)
JMP Prov15
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)78.11.0
Mozilla Maintenance Service78.11.0
MySQL Workbench8.0.25 CE
Netlogo 64-bit6.1.1
Notepad++ 64-bit8.0
Oracle Crystal Ball (64-bit)
Panopto Remote Recorder9.0.3.5
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 Browser2.0.6.01
R for Windows (i386 and x64)
SNL Market Intelligence Add-on (64bit)1.0.18082.2
CrowdStrike Falcon Sensor (threat protection)
Solstice (GSRs and Classrooms only)4.0.11766
Turning Point Cloud8.7.4
VLC Media Player3.0.15
VMWare Horizon Client5.5.2.19778
Windows Management Framework (WMF)5.1

Frequently Asked Questions

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

A:  Email or contact your department SP

How do I access Virtual Lab?

A:  Visit 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