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Mathematica

Mathematica is currently installed in all public and general labs and can also be installed on:

Computer clusters

The Mathematica license at K-State allows for grid computing for dedicated research clusters or in ad-hoc, or distributed grid environments. To get started, contact K-State's IT Business Office.

Campus machines

Follow the directions below to create a Mathematica account, download the software and request an activation key:

Create an account (new users only)

  1. Go to user.wolfram.com and then click Create Account.
  2. Fill out the form using your @ksu.edu email and then click Create Wolfram ID.
  3. Check your email and then click the link to validate your Wolfram ID.

Download software and request activation key

  1. Fill out the Wolfram Activation Key Request form to request an Activation Key.
  2. Click the Product Summary page link to access your license.
  3. Click Get Downloads and then click Download next to your platform.
  4. Run the installer on your machine and then enter the Activation Key when prompted.

Faculty and staff personally owned machines

To request a home-use license from Wolfram, fill out and submit Wolfram's Site Home-Use Mathematica License Request Form

Student personally owned machines

Follow the directions below to create a Mathematica account, download the software and request an activation key:

Create an account (new users only)

  1. Go to user.wolfram.com and then click Create Account.
  2. Fill out the form using your @ksu.edu email and then click Create Wolfram ID.
  3. Check your email and then click the link to validate your Wolfram ID.

Download software and request activation key

  1. Fill out the Wolfram Activation Key Request form to request an Activation Key.
  2. Click the Product Summary page link to access your license.
  3. Click Get Downloads and then click Download next to your platform.
  4. Run the installer on your machine and then enter the Activation Key when prompted.