How to Get Mathematica
Mathematica is currently installed in all Academic Computing Facilities.
Computer clustersIf you are interested in using Mathematica for grid computing or HPC work, please let Andy Dorsett at Wolfram Research know.
Mathematica can also be installed on:
Are you interested in putting Mathematica elsewhere? Please let IT or Andy Dorsett at Wolfram Research know.
First Steps for New Users
If you are brand new to Mathematica, here are some suggestions on the best ways to get started.
Get a quick overview of Mathematica
First Ten Minutes with Mathematica 8: This screencast provides an overview of the important features that you'll want to explore during your first ten minutes with Mathematica.
Watch a tutorial screencast
Hands-on Start to Mathematica: Follow along in Mathematica as you watch this multi-part screencast that teaches you the basicsâ€”how to create your first notebook, calculations, visualizations, interactive examples, and more.
Explore the Learning Center
Learning Center: Browse through this extensive collection of Mathematicatutorials, examples, and other resources to learn more about usingMathematica.
Mathematica offers an interactive classroom experience that helps students explore and grasp concepts, plus gives faculty the tools they need to easily create supporting course materials, assignments, and presentations.
Mathematica is commonly used in the following types of departments:
Resources for educators
Rather than requiring different toolkits for different jobs, Mathematica integrates the world's largest collection of algorithms, high-performance computing capabilities, and a powerful visualization engine in one coherent system, making it ideal for academic research in just about any discipline.
Resources for researchers
Mathematica for Students has all the functionality and versatility of Mathematica, making it the perfect software to give you the edge in your educational and professional pursuits.