Information Technology Division
Computing & Communications Center

Get Software from OnTheHub


WPI Information Technology partners with OnTheHub to provide current eligible WPI faculty, staff and students access to an online web store for purchasing Microsoft and Adobe products at discounted prices. Upon login to OnTheHub, you will be presented with the options available to you in your current role at WPI.

Other academic software vendors work directly with OnTheHub to provide general academic discounts through this service. WPI may not provide support for these products.


Microsoft Products

WPI’s Campus License Agreement grants each eligible person one copy of each product for use on a personally-owned device.

Adobe Products

WPI has arranged purchase discounts through OnTheHub.


Personally owned computers
Perpetual use rights for installed products are granted upon graduation. See Distribution for options.May purchase the Adobe Creative Cloud Student edition membership, offered as a monthly subscription service.

Faculty & Staff

Personally owned computers
Work At Home rights extend access to Microsoft software for current faculty and staff for home use. Rights discontinue upon separation from WPI.May purchase one copy of the Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop Applications suite through the Work At Home provision of the Adobe Enterprise Term License Agreement (ETLA). Must be renewed annually. Cannot be used for commercial purposes. Rights discontinue upon separation from WPI.

Faculty & Staff

WPI-owned computers
For installation of Microsoft applications, please email a work-related need to use Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop Applications, please email

Distribution and Support

WPI network: Provides Microsoft Office installation. For support contact WPI's IT Helpdesk.

OnTheHub web store:

Software Download

Recommended with high-speed connection to the Internet.

OnTheHub provides directions for burning downloaded software to physical media.

Mail Order

Requires actual shipment of media and includes shipping costs. Allow for delivery time.

Contact OnTheHub's Technical Support Team for issues with downloading or ordering software:


OnTheHub’s web store Help





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