The SAS System is an integrated suite of software for enterprise-wide information delivery. Applications include executive information systems; data entry, retrieval, and management; report writing and graphics; statistical and mathematical analysis; business planning, forecasting, and decision support; operations research and project management; statistical quality improvement; computer performance evaluation; and applications development.

How To Get A Copy

SAS is available to enrolled students, instructional faculty and researchers engaged in original academic research work on both university and personally-owned computers (home use) are allowed to use the license.

Institutional research and other administrative uses related to the operation or improvement of a university or at an associated healthcare institution including patient care and sponsored research are not included within the scope of the license.

University staff who are participating in institutional research and other administrative uses, please contact UR Tech Store for pricing.

A license covers either a single user (may install on more than one computer if you are the sole user of each installation), or a single computer if it has more than one user.

SAS 9.4 is the latest version.

SAS can be downloaded here.

Follow directions below once downloaded.

Unzip file

Open folder

Open “setup.exe” and follow directions

SID file required for activation. Contact UR Tech Store for file.


Payment may be made by 312 requisition, email (FAO account number), Cash, Visa, Master Card, Discover.

Personal purchases can also be made online here. NetID required for online purchase.

  • $0 – AS&E faculty, staff, and students; Computer Science department; Laboratory for Laser Energetics; Simon School faculty staff and students.
  • $124 – All other faculty and students.
  • For network, undergraduate teaching lab, or group rates, contact the UR Tech Store

When contacting the UR Tech Store you will need to provide:

  • payment information
  • user(s) name(s) and email address(es)

System Requirements

SAS is available for Windows only. SAS 9.4 is only available in 64bit.  32bit systems, please request SAS 9.3 when ordering.

Visit the SAS website for details.

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