Stata is an advanced, fully programmable statistical package with complete statistical, graphical, and data-management capabilities.

Getting Stata

UVA participates in Stata Corporation Prof+.  Under this program Stata software is purchased online and ships directly to you.  For details and ordering, for faculty and staff see

Stata/BE, version 17, is also available, for students only, on Remote Desktop. Stata/BE is limited to 2,048 variables.

Please note: The University owns 45 concurrent users. These apply to both computer labs AND Remote Desktop usage. Users trying to access Stata may experience waiting periods for a license to open. The Stata Prof+ for students provides some very inexpensive options to have Stata on your own computer. You may either purchase a copy or even rent a copy for 6 months or a year.

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Last updated: 2/23/2024