Free antivirus software for students


  • All Griffith students have access to FREE antivirus software. Download it now!

Not having antivirus software on your computer is like walking into traffic blindfolded – it’s dangerous and unnecessarily compromises your safety. Luckily, we’ve got a free solution for you. All Griffith students can access Symantec Endpoint Protection on their own device for FREE. So take off your blindfold and install it now! Here’s what you need to know:

  • Symantec Endpoint Protection is an industry leading Antivirus and Security solution for desktop devices.  It is compatible with all Windows and Mac desktop devices up to and including Windows 8.1 and Mac OSx 10.9 (Mavericks) and will also support most Linux operating systems. More details about the product can be found on their website.
  • The link to download the software is available on the Griffith University Software Services Student Software webpage. Follow the prompts to begin installation.
  • While Griffith offers this product free to all students, if you require technical support Symantec’s Technical Support webpage can help you.

Griffith also offers both EndNote and SAS software free of charge to students. A range of other software is also offered at a discounted price to Griffith students.

Popular statistics software, SPSS, will soon be made available to students for use on their own devices for only $22 annually. Keep your eyes peeled for more information about this great deal in the coming month.

New MATLAB and Simulink Student Suite R2014a is now also available for students at a discounted price. MATLAB student-use software provides the same tools that professional engineers and scientists use every day. To purchase this, visit the MATLAB website.

For more information about available software visit the Student Computing website.