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The MathWorks, Inc.

Permitted Users

Permitted Usage

  • Classwork
  • Research
  • Administrative

VPN Required?

  • No


MATLAB is a desktop environment tuned for iterative analysis and design processes with a programming language that expresses matrix and array mathematics directly. It includes the Live Editor for creating scripts that combine code, output, and formatted text in an executable notebook.


  • Covers all MATLAB products and features except for Parallel Server.
  • Graduate students without an Engineering assistantship will need to purchase a license from Software Sales.

Access and Installation


If you would like to use MATLAB without installing, visit

Workshops and Training


  • If this is a VT-owned system, contact your IT Department for assistance.
  • If this is a personal system, contact the SWAT Office for assistance.
Please direct any license related questions to the college's Director of Information Technology.