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Mathematica is the world's most powerful technical computing system. It combines industry-leading speed for floating point computations, high-precision numeric and symbolic computation, data visualization, programming capabilities, and connectivity to other programming languages and enterprise systems with an advanced user interface. Mathematica creates publication-quality documents with its customizable, cross-platform file format. A more detailed description of the product can be found on the Wolfram Mathematica Page.

Cost and Eligibility

Any faculty or staff member who holds at least a half-time appointment, or any student enrolled at least half-time, is eligible to purchase Mathematica.

Mathematica software products and pricing for distribution to The University of Texas System are listed below. Prices are subject to change without notice.

  • Single machine license for faculty/staff - $100/yr
  • Single machine license for student - $30/yr

Please contact the Campus Computer Store for up-to-date pricing or to obtain pricing for multiple machine. Multiple machine pricing can also be obtained from our Wolfram Representative.

Single-machine licenses are platform specific, please specify the correct platform when ordering Mathematica single-machine licenses.

Licenses purchased through this agreement include the benefits of Premier Service.

System Requirements

Supported platforms for Mathematica include Windows, Macintosh OS X, Linux x86, Solaris, HP Tru64, HP-UX, IBM AIX, and SGI IRIX. For a complete list of platforms, please see the Wolfram Operating System Platform Listing.

For the minimum hardware requirements, refer to Wolfram Research's Mathematica Hardware requirements.

We Can Help

Get help from an expert:

* UT Service Desk

* Call us at 512-475-9400

* Submit a help request online

We also have a walk-in service in the first floor lobby of the Flawn Academic Center (FAC). Stop by and let us help you!