NVivo 12 Plus is designed for analyzing all forms of unstructured data using search, query, and visualization tools.

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No cost to eligible users.


Faculty Staff Students

Students, faculty and staff may obtain the software by clicking the Download NVivo button. After agreeing to the terms and conditions, users will be presented with a download link and the current software license key.

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License Renewal

The NVivo license is renewed each year and a new key must be entered into the software. The new key can be found at the download site above.

Additional Information

NVivo projects can be transferred between NVivo for Windows and NVivo for Mac. NVivo for Windows and NVivo for Mac projects have different project file formats, but can be converted from one to the other using NVivo for Windows. Users who are familiar with NVivo for Windows should be aware that NVivo for Mac doesn’t contain all the same features as NVivo for Windows. To compare products, view differences in a feature comparison: visit NVivo’s website.


Eligiblity and Cost

NVivo is available at no cost to UA students, faculty and staff.

Licensing Information

This software is licensed for use on both personal and University-owned machines and devices.

Funding for this license is provided by the School of Social Work, College of Education, College of Arts and Sciences and University Libraries.

Software Information

Visit NVivo’s Tutorial Website to learn how to get started. You may also contact NVivo for expert support.