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Instructions for Single User Licenses

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When followed, these instructions will guide you through the process of:

  • associating with the campus MATLAB TAH license
  • downloading the software products from the MathWorks License Center website
  • installing the software
  • activating the license

Purchase the MATLAB TAH Academic Annual License from the OSL web store.

Copy the activation key provided in the serial number section (see question 3 on our Order FAQ.)

You must have a MathWorks Account using a University of Utah email address ending in (for example,,

You can use an existing MathWorks account, but the email address used for the account must include one of the above email domains and the account must be set up for a University license (select Teaching or research in school) or a Student license (select Student use).

If you already have a MathWorks account that meets the requirements, sign in to the MathWorks portal and go to step 3.

If you do not have a MathWorks account that meets the requirements, go to the MathWorks portal and select the option to Create Account.

  1. Enter your email address, country/region, how you will use the software, and your age.

    1. If you purchased a University license, select Teaching or research in school.

    2. If you purchased a Student license, select Student use.

  2. Verify your email address.

    1. Open the email message from MathWorks and click on the link to Verify your email.

  3. Finish creating your profile. You can associate with the Campus License now by entering the Activation Key.

Follow the instructions to start MATLAB Software.


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MathWorks TAH Resource Kit

  • Educators: Course materials and teaching webinars that help educators integrate MATLAB and Simulink into their courses and research.
  • Students: Interactive tutorials, student competitions, and other tools to help students become proficient with MATLAB and Simulink.



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Last Updated: 8/30/19