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Wolfram Mathematica


Mathematica is renowned as the world's ultimate application for computations, but it's much more. Mathematica is the only development platform that fully integrates computation into complete workflows, moving you seamlessly from initial ideas all the way to deployed individual or enterprise solutions.

Available to

  • Faculty & Staff
  • Students

Platform Requirements

  • Windows
  • Mac OS X

Where to Get It

On Campus

High Performance Computer clusters

  • The Mathematica license at Old Dominion University allows for grid computing for dedicated research clusters or in ad-hoc, or distributed grid environments.
  • Learn more about HPC.

Monarch Virtual Environment (MoVE)


Student home use:

  1. Create an account (New users only):
    1. Go to user.wolfram.com and click "Create Account."
    2. Fill out form using an @odu.edu email, and click "Create Wolfram ID."
    3. Check your email and click the link to validate your Wolfram ID.
  2. Request the download and key:
    1. Fill out this 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 at prompt.

Faculty & Staff

Faculty/Staff home use:

Download instructions are available here.
(Must log in with MIDAS ID and password.)

Faculty/Staff office use:

On ODU-managed computers, download the software from the Ivanti Portal Manager (Windows) or Jamf Self Service (Mac).

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