UPenn Software Licensing

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FileMaker Pro

For instructions on how to order through the
Penn Software Licensing Portal click here.


FileMaker Pro 19 Advanced is the tool you use to create a custom app. You also use FileMaker Advanced to access your app on a Windows or Mac computer. Start by importing data from a spreadsheet or using a built-in Starter app to manage contacts, inventory, meetings, and more. Or even quickly build a new app from the beginning.

FileMaker Pro Advanced includes a set of advanced tools to help you design and develop custom apps faster and easier. Plus, you’ll get robust analysis capabilities, powerful diagnostic tools, and much more. 

Eligibility and Terms

Licensed to:

Departments, faculty, and staff of the University of Pennsylvania and HUP.

License Year:

August 1 - July 31


Macintosh and Windows


Users can download the application from PennBox.

License holders are eligible for any upgrades released throughout the licensing year at no additional charge.


Users pay an annual subscription fee. If the department or individual chooses not to renew the subscription, they must delete the licensed software and notify the Office of Software Licensing that they have done so.

License Key:

FileMaker license code is sent by email to the customer.


There is no technical support available from FileMaker with this academic volume license.


FileMaker User's Guide

Additional Information:

General information can be found via the FileMaker website.