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MATLAB Licenses (Includes Simulink and Symbolic Math Toolbox)

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MATLAB (matrix laboratory) is a numerical computing environment and fourth-generation programming language. Developed by MathWorks, MATLAB allows matrix manipulations, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and interfacing with programs written in other languages, including C, C++, Java, and Fortran.

Access MATLAB software

UMass Amherst provides a campus-wide license with unlimited use of MATLAB, Simulink, and online learning tools for all students, faculty, staff, and researchers, on and off campus, on any device.
Find out more and download what you need from the UMass Amherst MATLAB Portal.

Get Tech Help

For license information, contact the Service Desk at (413) 545-TECH (545-8324) or
UMass Amherst IT provides limited support for MATLAB and related products.

For questions about MATLAB software or to add toolboxes, contact MathWorks directly.
Need help using MATLAB? Try the MathWorks TAH Resource Kit.

More learning resources

Take advantage of free access to interactive courses through the University of Massachusetts’ Campus-Wide Online Training subscription and build your MATLAB and Simulink skills. Find out more here:

Use MATLAB Grader to create interactive, autograded course assignments with instant learner feedback. Find out more at