MATLAB is a visual research tool used for both classroom instruction and for research at CSU. College of Engineering participates in a campus-wide MATLAB license that allows for virtually unlimited use of the MATLAB application and included toolboxes.

All faculty, staff and students with a current CSU eID are eligible to download and install MATLAB and toolboxes ON PERSONALLY-OWNED computers. Contact ETS with assistance installing MATLAB on college-owned computers.

For installation on personally-owned computers read the instructions below then click the link.

  1. Go to the Colorado State Matlab Portal
  2. Under Download MATLAB click on “Get started today”.
  3. Login with your CSU eID.
  4. Create a Mathworks account if you don’t already have one.
  5. Download the installer for the latest release by clicking the button at the center of the page.
  6. Run the MATLAB installer.
  7. Under “Select installation method” choose “Log in…” then click Next.
  8. Accept the license agreement then click Next.
  9. Enter your Mathworks login information then click Next.
  10. Ensure that Install is selected then click Next.
  11. If presented with a choice select the Individual license then click Next.
  12. Navigate to the desired installation folder otherwise leave default location and click Next.
  13. Select desired products to be installed or leave all selected and click Next.
  14. Select installation options then click Next.
  15. Review the list of products to be installed. If everything looks OK then click Install.

Should you require more or different toolboxes, please contact ETS for pricing. (You will need to purchase these licenses.)

Matlab Toolboxes Available

Toolbox Name
Bioinformatics Toolbox
Communications System Toolbox
Computer Vision System Toolbox
Control System Toolbox
Curve Fitting Toolbox
Data Acquisition Toolbox
Database Toolbox
DSP System Toolbox
Econometrics Toolbox
Financial Toolbox
Fixed-Point Designer
Fuzzy Logic Toolbox
Global Optimization Toolbox
Image Acquisition Toolbox
Image Processing Toolbox
Instrument Control Toolbox
Mapping Toolbox
MATLAB Compiler
MATLAB Report Generator
Model Predictive Control Toolbox
Neural Network Toolbox
Optimization Toolbox
Parallel Computing Toolbox
Partial Differential Equation Toolbox
RF Blockset
RF Toolbox
Robust Control Toolbox
Signal Processing Toolbox
Simulink Control Design
Simscape Driveline
Simscape Electronics
Simscape Fluids
Simscape Multibody
Simscape Power Systems
Simulink Coder
Simulink Design Optimization
Simulink Desktop Real-Time
Spreadsheet Link
Statistics and Machine Learning Toolbox
Symbolic Math Toolbox
System Identification Toolbox
Wavelet Toolbox