Through an arrangement with Bell Technologies, Valparaiso University students, faculty, and staff may purchase software for personal use at a discounted price through Kivuto Solutions (formerly e-academy). A valid ValpoNet login is required to access the store which is located at The purchase of one software license of each product is available to each authorized person.

The products available through Kivuto are for use on personally-owned equipment and are not intended for use on equipment owned by Valparaiso University. In some cases, the university has site license agreements for software which incur no additional charge to a department. For new software or for software upgrades on equipment owned by Valparaiso University, please contact the Help Desk.

The following Microsoft products are available through Kivuto Solutions:

  • Office 365 University

The following Adobe products are available:

  • Acrobat XI
  • Creative Suite 6 Design
  • Creative Suite 6 Master Collection
  • Creative Suite 6 Production
  • Dreamweaver CS6
  • Flash CS6
  • Lightroom 4
  • Photoshop CS6
  • Creative Cloud

The following data analysis products are available:

  • NCSS 8
  • NVivo 10
  • DataMatch Tool

The following Nero products are available:

  • Nero 12
  • Nero 12 Platinum
  • BackItUp 12
  • Burning ROM 12
  • Recode 12
  • Video 12

Once purchased, software cannot be returned and refunds cannot be given.

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