The College of Science and Engineering (CSE) - Twin Cities provides no-cost software to students, faculty, and staff for work-related use.

You can access the software, license information, and download instructions directly from our self-service portal. CSE offers the following software:

  • Ansys Student Software by Ansys
  • Creo Student Edition by PTC
  • LabVIEW by National Instruments
  • Mathematica by Wolfram
  • MATLAB by The MathWorks
  • Origin software by OriginLab
  • SOLIDWORKS by Dassault Systèmes
  • VMware by Broadcom

Download Software

Note: A valid UMN ID is required to access the Download Software page.


AppsToGo is the University of Minnesota's application delivery service that allows you to run software without having to install it on your computer. After creating a CSE Labs account, students and instructors will have access to CSE software and to CSE Labs desktop computers - in addition to University provided resources - in AppsToGo.

Additional Software

Looking for additional software? The University of Minnesota provides discounted or no-cost software to students, faculty, and staff for work-related and personal use including:

  • AutoCAD, Revit, Maya, and related software by Autodesk
  • Azure Dev Tools for Teaching
  • Microsoft Office
  • ...and more!

For more information visit Office of Information Technology Software.