Computer Resources

The College of Engineering provides access to a Remote Desktop environment for currently-enrolled Biomedical Engineering students. For step-by-step instructions, please visit the CENG ITS Support Page.

 

MATLAB:

  1. Go to my.calpoly.edu and log in.
  2. Click “Technical Service Request” in the Single Click Links menu.
  3. Click “New Software Request”.
  4. In Software Title field type “MATLAB and Simulink R2017a for Students”
  5. Select the title that appears.
  6. Click “Yes” to agree to terms.
  7. On Method of Checkout, click “Download”.
  8. Click “Serial & Download Info” button.
  9. Follow Download and Install instructions given.

SolidWorks:

  1. Go to my.calpoly.edu and log in.
  2. Click “Technical Service Request” in the Single Click Links menu.
  3. Click “New Software Request”.
  4. In Software Title field type “SolidWorks Student Design Kit”
  5. Select the title that appears.
  6. Click “Yes” to agree to terms.
  7. On Method of Checkout, click “Download”.
  8. Click “Serial & Download Info” button.
  9. Follow Download and Install instructions given.

Note: Instructions constantly change in the “Technology Service Request” portal. Please follow all instructions carefully.  Mac Users: SolidWorks is not available for MacOS. Please use RemoteApp to access Solidworks.

Virtual Computer Labs enables the Cal Poly community to access academic software previously only available in on-campus labs using a web browser. Access and Instructions