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SAS is a set of solutions for enterprise-wide business users and provides a powerful fourth-generation programming language for performing tasks such as these:

  • data entry, retrieval, and management
  • report writing and graphics
  • statistical and mathematical analysis
  • business planning, forecasting, and decision support
  • operations research and project management
  • quality improvement
  • applications development
With Base SAS software as the foundation, you can integrate with SAS many SAS business solutions that enable you to perform large scale business functions. Examples include data warehousing and data mining, human resources management and decision support, and financial management and decision support.


Getting Started

Who Can Use It?

  • Students
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Departments

Are There Any Costs?

  • No charge to users
  • Software is centrally funded

How Do I Get It?

How Do I Discontinue It?

  • Yearly licence that must be renewed
  • Expires when you leave Queens

Additional Information

Software Publisher

Supported Platform / System Requirements

  • Microsoft Windows X64 Windows 7 SP1 (Pro, Ultimate & Enterprise; Windows 8 (Pro, Ultimate & Enterprise); Windows 8.1 Pro

Governing IT Policies

Users of this software are governed by the following policies: 

Help & Support

After installation on Windows 10, SAS 9.4 applications are added to start menu:


Support Level: 

Self Help Resources and Information

Issues with obtaining this software should be addressed with the IT Support Centre at 613.533.6666 during business hours or by filling out the Help Form at

For support with using SAS contact SAS directly:

Last Updated: February 28, 2020