The College of Engineering and Bentley offers several titles of engineering software to students through their Academic Select program.
Titles include Microstation, Synchro PRO, and many others.

Information about setting up the account and downloading software is provided below. For more information on the suites available see:
https://www.bentley.com/en/learn/for-students-and-educators/academic-programs/products-academic-select

Platform

Windows Desktops and Laptops

Who can use the Software

Bentley software is available to any engineering student who has followed the registration steps below.

SOFTWARE MUST BE LOGGED INTO WITH AN ACTIVATED ONID ACCOUNT IN ORDER TO LICENSE,
BOTH IN COMPUTER LABS AND ON PERSONAL COMPUTERS.

Access to Software

Bentley requires your ONID email be registered as an account. Follow these two steps to create your account:

  1. Request your email address be added to the Bentley OSU Academic License.
    Email support@engr.oregonstate.edu and request to have your OSU email address (yourusername@oregonstate.edu) added to the license.
    Wait to receive confirmation from COE Support (this can take up to 24 hours). 
  2. Upon receipt, browse https://ims.bentley.com/IMS/Account/PasswordReset and reset the password.
    Again, your username is your OSU email address.
    (The confirmation email will be in your OSU email and can take up to 5 minutes).

Software Downloads for Personal Computers

  1. Visit the Bentley STUDENTserver at http://apps.bentley.com/StudentServer.
  2. When prompted for your school code, use the one provided here.
  3. Go to the “Download Software” page on STUDENTserver.
  4. You can search for the application you want, or browse the options and filter by brand, product line, language, and other options.
  5. To activate the software please make sure you are logged in to CONNECTION Client. CONNECTION Client will install with all Bentley Connect Edition software.

Access to Online User Portal and Support

Bentley CONNECT CENTER

CONNECT CENTER HELP