As a College of Communication and Information student, faculty, or staff member, you have access to a variety of applications for free or drastically reduced prices.

CCI Software Portal through Microsoft Imagine (Formerly DreamSpark)

Microsoft Imagine, formerly DreamSpark, is a program that supports technical education by providing access to Microsoft software for learning, teaching, and research purposes. On top of access to a variety of Microsoft software, the College has also partnered with other companies through OnTheHub. Login to our software portal to see a full list of the software available.

Note: Your login and password are not synced with your FSUID and standard password. If you are having trouble logging in, please create a support ticket.

Software available through OnTheHub includes current versions of:

  • Microsoft Windows (7, 8, 8.1, 10)
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Visio
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Microsoft Windows Server

  • VMware Fusion
  • VMware Workstation
  • VMware vCenter
  • EndNote
  • and more…

Log in to software portal


Access to the software portal is processed after drop/add of each semester. Please email for further information or if you are having trouble accessing your account.

You must be a current student, faculty, or staff member in order to access the online portal. Students must be taking at least one credit hour within the College of Communication & Information.

You may continue to use the software after you are no longer taking classes in the department. Please note that some software licenses are only valid for a fixed period of time.

Questions? Please email us or create a support ticket.

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