Buying Software

As a member of the Canisius University community, you may qualify to purchase a variety of software titles at Academic Pricing. Some of these programs can be downloaded from the Canisius Kivuto Webstore or the campus bookstore. Check out our Software Buying Guide for more information.

Faculty, Staff, and Students:

  • Kivuto Webstore

    • Many programs are available at reduced cost or free, so make sure to check the Kivuto Webstore to see what's available to you. First time users will be required to register their Canisius email prior to shopping. For more information on how to start shopping on Kivuto's Webstore, click here.

  • Canisius Bookstore 

    • The Canisius Bookstore has several software offerings available both on their website and in the store.

  • AppsAnywhere and Computer Labs

    • AppsAnywhere is an online streaming service whereby members of the Canisius community can utilize a comprehensive list of programs on their institutionally-owned or personal machines.

    • To learn more about AppsAnywhere, click here.

    • Computer labs offer free use of many programs during open hours. Labs are located at many locations throughout campus.

Faculty and Staff:

  • Work at Home (WAH) Licenses for personal devices
    • Faculty and Staff can purchase a discounted version of Microsoft Office and Adobe subscriptions through the Canisius Kivuto Webstore.

    • For more information on how to start shopping on Kivuto's Webstore, click here.

  • Adobe Creative Cloud IDs

    • ​Faculty and Staff that utilize Adobe programs on their Canisius-owned computers can register for an institutional Adobe Creative Cloud ID.

    • Details and getting started information can be found here.


Buying a Computer?

Computer Purchasing information can be found here.