Institutional Technology Purchases for SMU

Hardware Purchases

For questions or quotes, simply email

The Financial Officers have designated a list of approved purchasers. These individuals have access to a set of ordering forms located at These forms generate a workflow process for the ordering and installation of the device.

Software Purchases

For Microsoft or Adobe products that are not included in our site agreement, please email

Work At Home Software

Employees may request and install Office, Windows, and Adobe CS6 on their home machines through our work at home agreement. These applications must be removed from your computer if you leave the University or are no longer a Full Time faculty or staff member.

  • Microsoft CDs: Microsoft Office and Windows software can be obtained from the IT Help Desk. Please email to let us know which version of the software you plan to purchase. You pay only the cost of the media (check only).
  • Adobe CC: (View Details: click on the "Work at Home Applications" tab)
  • Mathematica (View Details)
  • SAS and SAS JMP (View Details)