STATA is a statistical software package licensed from STATA Corp. More information about the software can be found at http://www.stata.com.
The term of the software license varies depending upon the product and "bundle' selected. The purchase is directly with STATA Corp.
When the license is acquired, Tufts' designated STATA software administrator will send the purchaser the license codes.
STATA is available for Windows, Macintosh, and Unix platforms.
The availability of maintenance and fixes will depend upon the software purchased and the license agreement for that particular software.
Versions, Upgrades and New Releases
License holders are permitted to run only the version of the software purchased.
Type of Purchase
Tufts University has agreed to participate in the STATA GradPlan. By agreeing to have STATA products shipped to a single university address and to distribute purchased products in a timely manner, Tufts is given substantially discounted prices.
Authorized Use. (Subject to change at any time.)
- The software may be purchased by University faculty, staff or students.
- Any restrictions on use will be noted in the license agreement that ships with the software.
Obtaining a License and Media
To obtain STATA software, go to http://www.stata.com/info/order/new/edu/gradplans/gp3-order.html where you can order and pay for the software. Once STATA notifies the university's STATA software administrator that the order has been placed, the purchased software will be available for pickup on the Medford Campus. Tufts' designated STATA software administrator will contact the purchaser with the details.
The availability of local support is determined by each support organization. Contact your FSP or local support organization for more detailed information.
Technical manuals can be purchased with the software.