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Available to: Students Faculty Staff and Researchers

Platform: Windows Mac and Linux

Mathematica from Wolfram Research is mathematical computation software that integrates computation into complete workflows, moving seamlessly from initial ideas to deployed individual or enterprise solutions. 

Faculty, researchers, and staff may use Wolfram products for teaching, instructional, and research.

The license allows individuals to install the products on university-owned equipment, as well as personally owned computers.

Wolfram products: Mathematica, Mathematica Online, Wolfram Alpha Pro, Wolfram|Alpha Notebook edition are available for educational and academic research use.

Wolfram|Alpha Notebook edition is a new product:

Hands-On-Start to Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition pre-recorded video:


Get Access

Please visit UCSD Mathematica site and send a request.

Mathematica Student Software Access

Available to: Students

Platforms: Macintosh Windows Linux

A license is available for students to install Mathematica on their personal computers. Students must obtain UCSD affiliation through a UCSD email address. UCSD Extension students are ineligible from participating in the Mathematica for Students program.

Mathematica Desktop - Mathematica Online - Wolfram Alpha Pro access - Wolfram|Alpha Notebook edition(New product)


Please visit UCSD Mathematica site to send a request.

You must use your UCSD email address to request access and our account will be verified and approved by Maryam Sarkhoush. After approval and login, students will download software. Software access may take up to 24 hours after approval.


Mathematica Network License Access

Available to: Faculty and Staff

Platforms: Macintosh Windows Linux

UC San Diego offers access on a per-seat basis to all eligible products offered by Wolfram Research and home-use licenses for use with courses.

You can request this access through ITS Service Desk.

Wolfram Alpha Pro Access

Available to: Student, Faculty and Staff

Platforms: Macintosh Windows Linux


Wolfram|Alpha Pro lets you do more with Wolfram|Alpha. Upload your own data and images for analysis, get customized and interactive visuals for presentations, download data, get more computation time, access optimized web apps… and support the long-term development of Wolfram|Alpha as a resource for the world.

Please visit UCSD Mathematica site and send a request.

You must send a request using UCSD email address for approval. Approval may take up to 24 hours.


For all Software Licensing questions please go to ITS Service Desk.