Academic Offerings

About Our Academic Offerings

We understand that shrinking educational and research budgets can put pressure on institutions and limit their buying power. Our goal is to give students, researchers, and post-secondary institutions access to our powerful suite of products at an affordable price-point.

Research License Program


Research licenses are standalone or team licenses issued for research purposes.

  • Cost: Any of our software licenses are available for research purposes at 50% off standard retail pricing.

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C-Pak 10: Classroom Pack Licensing Program


A classroom pak (CPAK) includes one standalone license and 10-user team license of a specific product.  Licenses are non-expiring.

  • A classroom pack (CPAK) start with one standalone license and 10-user team license of a specific product. Licenses are non-expiring.
  • Cost: The starting price for a classroom pack license is the same as a single standard retail license (i.e., you are granted 11 licenses for the price of 1).
  • Additional licenses can be added to allow additional students to use the software at a discounted academic price.

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C-Pak Flex: Unlimited Access Subscription Licensing Program


Our C-Pak-Flex program allows academic institutions to subscribe to our entire suite of software for one low annual price and grant unlimited access to all students and staff within your institution for one whole year.

What you get – Unlimited 12-month licenses of:

  • Visual MODFLOW FLEX Premium – 3D Groundwater Modeling Software
  • Hydro GeoAnalyst – Environmental Data Management Tools & Visualization Software
  • AquiferTest Pro – Pumping and Slug Test Analysis and Interpretation Software
  • AquaChem – Water Quality Data Analysis and Reporting Software

Access to training materials, lab exercises and lectures

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$95 Student Software License Program: A 1-year timed software license for students*


This program provides students currently enrolled at an accredited college/university the opportunity to purchase a 1-year timed license of one of our four main products at a huge discount. 

This is the perfect option for students who need access to a software license for research projects and/or theses outside the classroom.

*Proof of enrollment is required for this program. When confirmation is complete, the student will be sent a license key to download the software.

Please note: Anyone currently affiliated with an academic institution will still be eligible for our other academic discounts, including a 50% discount on a permanent research license, the classroom pack licenses (one standalone and a 10-user network license for the price of one) and the C-Pak-Flex package (unlimited use licensing for our four core products, annual subscription). Also please note, one license per student.


Student License Software Support

Support agreements include, and are limited to, technical support or break/fix services that are delivered for our specific software products for use on the professional edition of your operating system. Home editions are not supported. Our Student License Software Support services include basic functional troubleshooting capabilities and installation assistance. Student Software Support does not include usability protocol or training, product interface guidelines, or instructions.

For additional questions, product information, and to familiarize yourself with our products, please visit our extensive Documentation page, or subscribe to our YouTube channel for more helpful product resources.

Waterloo Hydrogeologic defines Student License Software Support as:

  1. Does your purchased license allow you to access the software? No? Please connect with our Support team.
  2. Does your purchased software install successfully? No? Please connect with our Support team.
  3. Does your software function according to the specifications? No? Please connect with our Support team.
  4. Would you like to request a feature enhancement? Yes? Please connect with our Support team.

Email Support (for errors/etc)
License Activation problems

Monday – Friday
8am – 5pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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