ITS maintains a site license for Mathematica which allows for the its installation on Student, Faculty, and Staff computers as well as the Public Computer Labs, Academic Computer Labs, and Smart Classroom podium computers.

Installing Mathematica

On my College-provided device

Faculty and Staff may install Mathematica using the Software Center for Windows or Managed Software Center for Macs.

If you do not see it listed in Software Center, please Contact the Help Desk.

On my personal device

Mathematica is available on Amazon AppStream, you can use this in your browser without installing it. See our Apps Catalog for a full list of software available on AppStream.  You can also download and install Mathematica on your personal device.

  1. Enter your @lafayette email address at www.wolfram.com/siteinfo.
  2. Download and install Mathematica
    • After installing Mathematica, launch the application and activate by logging into Lafayette SSO

Updating Mathematica

On my College-owned device

Updates will be provided via the Software Center for Windows or Managed Software Center for Macs.

If you do not see the latest version listed in Software Center, please Contact the Help Desk.

On my personal device

Updates can be downloaded from Wolfram by entering your @lafayette email address at www.wolfram.com/siteinfo.

The license on your personal device auto-renews every August, for as long as you have an active Lafayette account. If your license is not auto-renewed, contact the Help Desk at help@lafayette.edu or (610) 330-5501.

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