Download your personal student copy of Mathematica

Students can download and install a personal copy of Mathematica, or reactivate a previously downloaded copy, by following steps below:

Download and install a personal copy of Mathematica (first time users only)

If this is your first time downloading Mathematica, follow the steps below to download Mathematica:

  1. Go to:
  2. Click Continue without signing in.
  3. Use your student e-mail address (e.g. ) to request an Activation Key.
  4. Check your e-mail for link to download installer.
  5. Create WolframID and download installer.
  6. Run installer and enter Activation Key when prompted.

Request a new Activation Key for an expired copy of Mathematica (returning users only)

If you have previously downloaded Mathematica and already have a WolframID, follow these steps to request a new Activation Key:

  1. Go to:
  2. Enter your Wolfram ID (your email address) and Password, and click Sign In.
  3. Confirm your contact information and platform, and click Submit.
  4. You should receive a message that Your Activation Key Has Been Created. A copy of your activation key will also be sent to your e-mail address.

Please Note If you forgot the password associated with your Wolfram ID, click the Forgot Your Password? link, enter your e-mail address in both the Wolfram ID and Confirm Wolfram ID boxes, and click Continue. You'll receive an e-mail from Wolfram with a link to create a new password.