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Mathematica is an integrated technical computing system, combining interactive calculation (both numeric and symbolic), visualization tools, and a complete programming environment.


To order this product for installation on NDSU-owned and student, faculty and staff personal computers, follow the instructions below. 

NDSU-owned computers: Contact your departmental Software - Contacts to place an order. 

Faculty and staff personal computers: Complete and submit the Mathematica order form to request a home-use license from Wolfram. 

Student personal computers: 

  1. Create an account (new users only), using your email address 
    1. Go to and click Create Account 
    2. Fill out form using your email address, and then click Create Wolfram ID 
    3. Check your NDSU email, and then click the link to validate your Wolfram ID 

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

Intended Audience

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

Using this service


24/7/365 [*Standard outages]

Support contact

701-231-8685 (option 4)


University System-funded: no charge.

Keywords:software, mathematica, calculations, programming, numeric, symbolic   Doc ID:101508
Owner:Wendy M.Group:IT Knowledge Base
Created:2020-04-28 13:06 CDTUpdated:2021-06-01 12:58 CDT
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