Boston College has a site license for Mathematica or you can use Mathematica 8 on the BC Application Server.
Students and faculty may install Mathematica 9 on their computers.
Download from the Wolfram Portal
The most efficient way of installing Mathematica 9 is to follow these instructions on downloading the software and obtaining the activation key directly from a Wolfram portal.
To download the instructions, click the link below and login with your BC username and password.
Please download and read the instructions before starting the installation of Mathematica. Also, downloading Mathematica 9 will progress much more quickly using a wired Internet connection.
Download from BC
An alternate method of installing Mathematica 9 is from the links below. This method should only be used if you were not able to dowload using the instructions above.