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Core mathematics and advanced graphical tools for data analysis, visualization, and algorithm and application development.


  • Installed via link sent by the IT Service Desk


  • Classroom License: No charge, thanks to a cost sharing agreement between the Math Department, OIT, and the Russ College of Engineering.

  • Individual Research License: Individual MatLab licenses are subscription-based.

    • Purchase Cost

      • MatLab basic: $200 

      • Optional Toolboxes: Each toolbox costs $200

    • Renewal Cost

      • MatLab basic: $60 per year

      • Optional Toolboxes: $50 per year

Costs are subject to change. OIT will contact you before your subscription renews each year to verify current pricing and need for the product

Who can access

  • Classroom License: For student use in computer labs. Instructors using MatLab as part of a class can install a copy on a single device for their own use under this license, too.

  • Individual Research License: For research use by a single faculty or staff member on one University-owned computer and (optionally) one personally owned computer, as long as both copies are not open simultaneously.

How to request access

Contact the IT Service Desk with the following information:

  • Software Title

  • Individual or Classroom license

  • For Individual licenses, please include the name(s) of any toolboxes you also need

  • Quantity

  • Operating System

  • OHIO ID of individual responsible for the purchase

  • Departmental account number for billing

Once we have processed your order, the IT Service Desk will email you a download link.



  • Windows

  • Mac OS

  • Unix/Linux

Additional resources

Service support

Get help

  • Visit the Technology Help Center ( to get live support, view outages, and browse trainings.


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