Boston College has a site license for Mathematica or you can use Mathematica 10 on the BC Application Server.
Students and faculty may install Mathematica 9 or 10 on their computers.
Download from the Wolfram Portal
The most efficient way of installing Mathematica 9 or 10 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 or 10 will progress much more quickly using a wired Internet connection.
- Mathematica 9 Instructions - Windows (PDF)
- Mathematica 9 Instructions - Mac (PDF)
- Mathematica 10 Instructions - Windows (PDF)
- Mathematica 10 Instructions - Mac (PDF)
Download from BC
An alternate method of installing Mathematica is from the links below. This method should only be used if you were not able to download using the instructions above.