How do I install Mathematica?

Mathematica download and licensing instructions are available at https://downloads.it.mtu.edu

Restrictions

Use of this software is limited to currently enrolled students.  It may only be installed on computers personally owned or leased by the student.  
This software can not be used for commercial, federal, or non-academic use.

Licensing

  • If you do not have a Wolfram account please follow the instructions to create an account
    • If you create a new account, you will get an email message with a link to validate your account. You must click on the link to validate your account before moving on.
  • Fill out the requested information by Wolfram to receive your activation code by email.

Windows Installation Instructions

  • Download and un-Zip the installation files before proceeding.
  • After extracting the Zip file, run the "Mathematica_10.0.0_WIN.exe" installer.
  • Proceed through the installer with the default options.
  • After the installation is complete, launch Mathematica.
  • During the first use, Mathematica will ask for the Activation Key you obtained from Wolfram.

Mac Installation Instructions

  • Download and open the *.dmg to mount the disk image
  • Once the Mathematica disk image opens, follow the instructions to drag the "Mathematica" file into the Applications folder.
  • After the installation is complete, launch Mathematica.
  • During the first use, Mathematica will ask for the Activation Key you obtained from Wolfram.

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