Statistical Consulting

The MacOdrum Library provides a statistical consulting service to help students (undergraduate and graduate), faculty and other researchers in the Carleton University community with their questions regarding quantitative data. This includes questions about various statistical analysis procedures, as well as helping people decide the best means to complete their own projects or research. Our consultants are skilled in SPSS and Stata but also have some knowledge of Excel and SAS.

Sessions are 1 hour in duration and appointments are recommended. Walk-ins are welcome.

Appointments start the week of January 14.

SPSS Consultations:  Tuesdays, 12:00pm to 7:00pm

Stata Consultations: Wednesdays, 12:00pm to 7:00pm

R Consultations: By appointment only

Consultants are located at the computers outside of ML122.

To find out more information, and/or to book an appointment, send an email to

To access SPSS and Stata on the university computers simply type in SPSS or Stata in the search box on the Windows Start menu to find the software. 

As a student, you can obtain the SPSS and/or Stata programs to install on your computer. Visit the Computing and Communication Services webpage to find out more about Software for Students.

Content last reviewed: January 17, 2020