Computer Discounts

Hofstra University and the Zucker School of Medicine have negotiated special offers for educational discounts to make your computer purchases quick, easy and affordable.

Hofstra students receive discounts when purchasing Lenovo and Apple computers. Login on the Portal to access these discounts online.

Software Discounts

Adobe Creative Cloud suite is available for students, faculty and staff at a discount for personal use. You can obtain the software by visiting the Adobe Creative site at Click on the Student and Teachers tab and enter your or email address to purchase.

EndNote Desktop is now available for download only for Zucker School of Medicine students, faculty, and staff. Both Windows and Mac versions are provided via the Portal for use on your personal computer.

Login to the Portal and click on the “My Apps” menu on the upper right-hand corner. Click on the Endnote 20 icon to save the installation file. Click on the installer file to start the installation process.

Limit 2 downloads per user.

Faculty & Staff:

Current Hofstra University faculty and staff are eligible to receive a free subscription to Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus, which allows you to download and install Microsoft Office on up to 5 PCs or Macs. You can also install Office apps on your mobile devices, including Android, iPad®, and Windows tablets.  Click here to learn how to sign up and download Office 365 to your device.


Students can download a free copy of Microsoft Office Professional from "My Apps" in the Portal.

Six-month and twelve-month rental licenses are available to verified Hofstra University students, faculty and staff at a discounted rate.

To purchase and download the software for use on your personal computer, you must register using your school issued or email address.

Visit to register and purchase online (Windows/Mac versions available).

Recommendation: IBM® SPSS® Statistics Base GradPack 24 for Windows or Mac