Download Requirements

  1. Device must be connected to Macalester’s network
  2. Macalester username and password

License Keys for Faculty & Staff

Downloads & License Keys for Faculty/Staff (login required)


Assistive Technology

  • Disability Services provides assistive technology for students, including software to automatically convert documents into alternative formats, text-to-speech, text magnification, and audio-recording pen for note taking.
  • Assistive Technology (website)



JMP for Windows

JMP For Mac OS


Mathematica is an advanced mathematics application, useful for
programming, statistics and graphical representations.

Mathematica Downloads



  • MATLAB for students is a  is a high-performance language for technical computing. It integrates computation, visualization, and programming in an easy-to-use environment where problems and solutions are expressed in familiar mathematical notation.
  • MATLAB for students download instructions (gdoc)

Microsoft Office for Students

Microsoft Office for faculty and staff

Microsoft Office for faculty and staff is available to purchase at a discount for long as you are employed at the College and purchase using the our program code.

Microsoft’s Home Use Program (HUP)

Macalester College Program Code



VPN is a virtual private network to enable connections to computing systems from off campus. GlobalProtect Agent is used to for remote connections, along with Duo for 2-factor authentication.

Request access and setup instructions

Wireless Projection App

Download and setup the EasyMP Projection app for use with Epson projectors.

Connecting Wirelessly to a Classroom Projector (gdoc)