Tableau

Mac
PC

Tableau is an easy-to-use business intelligence software used for data analysis, providing visual tools to help see and understand data. Tableau Desktop and Tableau Prep is available for students and instructors for free.

Teaching Help Links

Student Help Links

Cost

No cost for eligible users.

Eligibility

Faculty Students

Students

Students can obtain the software directly from Tableau by requesting an account online through Tableau’s Student Request Form.

Faculty

Faculty can obtain the software directly from Tableau by requesting an account online through Tableau’s Teaching Request Form.

Students and faculty will be sent an email with a product key that is valid for one year. Users may reapply for a new key once the existing key expires.

Eligiblity and Cost

Tableau makes its software available at no cost to students and educators.

Licensing Information

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

The University does not have a licensing agreement with Tableau. However, Tableau makes most of its software available to students and educators free of charge for noncommercial projects.

Software Information

Tableau makes the most current versions of their software available through this program. Many programs are available on both PC and Mac.