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Statistical Software Support and Consulting Services

115 Bailey-Howe Library

Statistical Software Support and Consulting Services provides support to users of statistical software throughout the UVM community, as well as general statistical consulting. Located on the first floor of Bailey-Howe Library in room 115, these services are provided by Alan Howard (M.S. Biostatistics, 1980), who has been assisting users of statistical software at UVM since 1986.

Currently supported statistical software includes:


Supported Operating Systems

  Linux Windows OS X
SAS   red checkmark graphic  
SPSS red checkmark graphic red checkmark graphic red checkmark graphic
Minitab   red checkmark graphic  
S+ red checkmark graphic red checkmark graphic  
Stata red checkmark graphic red checkmark graphic red checkmark graphic
GraphPad Prism   red checkmark graphic red checkmark graphic
JMP   red checkmark graphic red checkmark graphic

Note: Since campus-wide licenses exist for SPSS, GraphPad Prism, and JMP, these programs can be downloaded from UVM's software archive. For the others listed above, please contact Alan Howard to inquire about their availability.

Statistical therapy is provided in the following areas:

  • experimental design
  • selection of appropriate statistical methodology
  • assistance with power and sample size calculations
  • interpretation of results of analyses
  • assistance in responding to reviewers' comments
  • installation/licensing of above software packages
  • programming assistance in these packages
  • instruction in the use of these packages
  • troubleshooting programming errors

Topics of interest to users of statistical software

SAS licensing info Updates to the SAS System license codes. You must have a UVM NetID and password to access this area.
SPSS licensing info How to obtain annual license/authorization codes for SPSS.
Site Licensed Statistical Software Information on the statistical software that is site-licensed by UVM, including system requirements and recommendations, and how to obtain this software for your system.

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