Wolfram Programming Lab™ Terms and Conditions of Use


WRI: Wolfram Research, Inc., 100 Trade Center Drive, Champaign, IL 61820-7237, USA.

You: The individual or academic organization agreeing to these Terms. If You agree to these Terms on behalf of an organization, You represent to WRI that You are authorized to accept these Terms on the organization's behalf.

Services: The Wolfram Programming Lab computer services provided by WRI under this Agreement, and other services listed at, including data, application programming interfaces, downloadable tools, software development kits, documentation, example code, and other such proprietary computer information provided by WRI under this Agreement, and any updates to such materials.

Cloud: Everything provided by WRI under this Agreement, including the Services and any cloud computing infrastructure, such as servers and networks—whether owned or controlled by WRI—used in the provision of Services.

Intellectual Property Rights: Any and all rights existing from time to time under patent law, copyright law, trade secret law, trademark law, and unfair competition law; any and all other proprietary rights; and any and all applications, renewals, extensions, and restorations thereof.


This Wolfram Cloud License Agreement ("Agreement") is made and entered into by and between WRI and You. This Agreement is a contract You have to agree to before using the Services. If You are under age 18 You may use the Services only if You have permission from a parent, legal guardian, or teacher. By using the Services, You are telling us either that You are over the age of 18 and legally able to form contracts or that an adult with authority to act on Your behalf has agreed to these terms and to be responsible for ensuring Your compliance with them in Your use of the Services and any results You obtain from them. This Wolfram Cloud License Agreement ("Agreement") is made and entered into by and between WRI and You.

License Agreement

Subject to this Agreement, WRI grants You a worldwide, non-sublicensable, non-transferable, non-exclusive, terminable, limited license during the term of this Agreement to use the Services for individual and academic purposes limited to the instruction and learning of computer programming.

By transmitting, posting, or displaying any data on or through the Services, You grant WRI a worldwide, non-sublicensable, non-transferable, non-exclusive, terminable, limited license to use such data to provide, maintain, protect, and improve the Services in accordance with the Agreement.

Your Access

You are permitted to access and manage the Services without an account; however, full enabling of the functionality of the Services will require You to sign in to Your account using Your Wolfram ID. The registration and use of Your Wolfram ID is governed by the Wolfram ID Terms and Conditions of Use, available at and hereby incorporated by reference.

You must have a Wolfram ID to use the Services. You are responsible for the security of any passwords, tokens, or keys associated with Your Wolfram Programming Lab account and for any use of that account. You agree to notify WRI immediately upon learning of any unauthorized use of Your password or account.

Your use of the Services is subject to the Wolfram Cloud Privacy Policy, available at and hereby incorporated by reference. Changes to the Privacy Policy may be made as stated in that policy.

Should You utilize the Services to access various other products in the Wolfram technology stack, Your use shall be subject to the various License Agreements and Terms of Use as identified and explained at

WRI may release new features in the Services from time to time, which may be subject to modified or additional Terms. Your use of later-added features is contingent upon Your agreement with such additional Terms. In addition, WRI may change, discontinue, or deprecate any Service or portion thereof for any reason, at any time, with or without notice, without liability to You.

Your Duties

You are solely responsible for use of the Services, and for ensuring that You comply with the Prohibited Use section, herein, as well as ensuring that You comply with applicable Wolfram License Agreements and Terms of Use.

Further, if Your use is Prohibited and could (a) disrupt (i) other Applications' or End Users' use of the Services or (ii) the Cloud; (b) cause unauthorized third-party access to the Services or the Cloud; (c) violate the law; or (d) cause excessive queries or computational use beyond that set forth in Your Services plan, if applicable, then WRI reserves the right to immediately suspend Your account and/or Wolfram ID without notice.

Suspension will occur to the minimum extent required and for the minimum duration necessary to prevent or terminate the Prohibited activity.

Prohibited Use

You will not use the Services for any commercial purposes, including work-for-hire on behalf of any commercial, non-profit, academic, or governmental organization.

You will not use the Services or the Cloud (a) to violate or encourage the violation of the legal or equitable rights of others; (b) to engage in, promote, or encourage illegality; (c) for any unlawful, invasive, infringing, defamatory, or fraudulent activity; or (d) to access any other WRI Service in a way that violates the other Service's terms.

Further, You will not use the Services or Cloud to (a) copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, decompile, translate, disassemble, or otherwise attempt to extract the source code of the Services or Cloud; (b) where the use or failure of the Services could lead to death, personal injury, or environmental damage; (c) sublicense, resell, or distribute the Services or any component thereof separate from any integrated Application; (d) create, train, or improve (directly or indirectly) a substantially similar product or service; or (e) process or store any data that is prohibited by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations maintained by the U. S. Department of State.

WRI may provide documentation for Your use of the Services. The documentation may specify restrictions on or requirements for how Applications may be built or the Services may be used, and You agree to comply with any such instructions.

WRI responds to notices of alleged copyright infringement and terminates accounts of repeat infringers according to the process set out in the US Digital Millennium Copyright Act. You may notify WRI of suspected violations of Your copyrights or those of End Users by submitting a DMCA notice to

You may not use the Services or the Cloud in any way prohibited by law, including United States embargoes and export restrictions.

Information Security

WRI has implemented industry standard systems and procedures to safeguard Your data. By using the Services, You agree to allow WRI to process and store Your data in the Cloud.

Term & Termination

You may stop using the Services at any time. WRI may terminate this Agreement at any time, with no liability to You. Upon termination of the Agreement, You must cease use of the applicable Services. Provisions of this Agreement that by their nature express ongoing rights or obligations shall survive the expiration or termination of this Agreement.


WRI may make software updates to the Services from time to time, including but not limited to bug fixes, updates, and enhancements, and in addition may make periodic changes to this Agreement, with or without notice to You, by posting such changes at If You do not agree to any revised terms of this Agreement, You must cease use of the Services.

Individual Services may be covered by specific Terms of Use; such Terms are hereby incorporated by reference.

Fees & Payments

Prepayment for Services and any recurring or periodic charges are set forth in Your Services order, if applicable.

WRI's measurement of Your use of the Services is final. Your non-payment or late payment may result in interest charges at the rate of 1.5% per month (or the highest rate permitted by law) and/or the suspension of Your access to the Services.

Intellectual Property

Except as expressly set forth herein, this Agreement does not grant either party any rights, implied or otherwise, to the other's content or any of the other's Intellectual Property. As between the parties, You own all Intellectual Property Rights in End User data and the Application. WRI owns all Intellectual Property Rights in the Services.

Any use of WRI trade names, trademarks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features requires prior written permission from WRI. Please email to request permission to use WRI's Intellectual Property.

WRI may use any feedback or suggestions about the Services that You submit to WRI without obligation to You, and You hereby irrevocably assign to WRI all right, title, and interest in such feedback or suggestions.


You are permitted to state publicly that You are a customer of the Services, consistent with the Intellectual Property provisions of this Agreement. WRI may include Your organization in a list of WRI customers, online and in promotional materials; additionally, WRI may verbally reference You as a customer of the Services.


Each party represents that (a) it has full power and authority to enter into the Agreement, and (b) it will comply with all laws and regulations applicable to its provision or use of the Cloud, as applicable.


Except as expressly provided for herein, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, WRI and its suppliers do not make any other warranty of any kind, whether express, implied, statutory, or otherwise, including without limitation warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular use, and non-infringement. WRI and its suppliers are not responsible or liable for the deletion of or failure to store any End User data and other communications maintained or transmitted through use of the Services. You are solely responsible for securing and backing up Your application and data. Neither WRI nor its suppliers warrant that the operation of the Cloud will be error-free or uninterrupted. The Cloud is not designed, manufactured, or intended to be used for any hazardous activities.

Limitation of Liability

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, neither party, nor WRI's suppliers, will be liable under this Agreement for lost revenues or indirect, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary, or punitive damages, even if the party or supplier knew or should have known that such damages were possible and even if direct damages do not satisfy a remedy.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, neither party, nor WRI's suppliers, may be held liable under this Agreement for more than the amount paid by You to WRI during the 12 months prior to the event giving rise to liability.

The above limitations of liability do not apply to breaches of confidentiality obligations, violations of a party's Intellectual Property Rights by the other party or a supplier, or indemnification obligations.


Unless prohibited by applicable law, You will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless WRI from and against all liabilities, damages, and costs (including settlement costs and reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of Your use of the Cloud where such use constitutes Prohibited Use as defined herein.

WRI will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless You from and against all liabilities, damages, and costs (including settlement costs and reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of a third-party claim that WRI's technology used to provide the Services (excluding any free/open-source software) or any Intellectual Property infringes or misappropriates any patent, copyright, trade secret, or trademark of such third party. Notwithstanding the foregoing, in no event will WRI have any obligations or liability under this Section arising from (a) use of any Service or Intellectual Property in a modified, unauthorized, or unintended form or in combination with materials not furnished by WRI; (b) Your violation of this Agreement; and (c) use of non-current versions of the Services or Intellectual Property.

If WRI reasonably believes the Services infringe a third party's Intellectual Property Rights, then WRI may, at its sole option and expense, (a) obtain the right for You to continue using the Services, (b) provide a non-infringing, functionally equivalent replacement, or (c) modify the Services so that they no longer infringe.

If WRI does not believe the foregoing options are commercially reasonable, then WRI may suspend or terminate Your use of the impacted Services.

As a condition to indemnification for a claim, the party seeking indemnification must promptly notify the other party of the claim in writing and cooperate with the other party in defending the claim. The indemnifying party has full control and authority over the defense, except that (a) any settlement requiring the party seeking indemnification to admit liability or to pay any money will require that party's prior written consent, such consent not to be unreasonably withheld or delayed; and (b) the other party may join in the defense with its own counsel at its own expense. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if the indemnified party settles without the prior written consent of the indemnifying party, the indemnifying party has no obligation of contribution. The indemnities above are the only remedy under this Agreement for violation of a third party's Intellectual Property Rights.


All notices must be in writing and addressed to the other party's legal department, corporate officer, or registered agent. The email address for notices being sent to WRI's Legal Department is Notice will be effective upon receipt of written or automated confirmation.

Neither party may assign any part of this Agreement without the written consent of the other, except to an Affiliate where (a) the assignee has agreed in writing to be bound by the terms of this Agreement, (b) the assigning party remains liable for obligations under the Agreement if the assignee defaults on them, and (c) the assigning party has notified the other party of the assignment. Any other attempt to assign is void.

Neither party will be liable for failure or delay in performance to the extent caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control.

This Agreement does not create any agency, partnership, or joint venture between the parties.

Neither party will be treated as having waived any rights by not exercising (or delaying the exercise of) any rights under this Agreement.

If any term (or part of a term) of this Agreement is invalid, illegal, or unenforceable, the rest of the Agreement will remain in effect.

No Third-Party Beneficiaries: This Agreement does not confer any benefits on any third party unless it expressly states that it does.

Equitable Relief: Nothing in this Agreement will limit either party's ability to seek equitable relief.

Amendments: Any amendment must be in writing, signed by both parties, and expressly state that it is amending this Agreement.

Entire Agreement: This Agreement sets out all terms agreed between the parties and supersedes all other agreements between the parties relating to its subject matter. In entering into this Agreement, neither party has relied on, and neither party will have any right or remedy based on, any statement, representation, or warranty (whether made negligently or innocently), except those expressly set out in this Agreement. The terms located at any URL referenced in this Agreement and the Documentation are hereby incorporated by this reference. WRI may from time to time provide You with an updated URL in place of any URL in this Agreement.

Conflicting Terms: If there is a conflict between the documents that make up this Agreement, the documents will control in the following order: the Agreement, and the terms located at any URL.

Governing Law

This Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois in the United States of America without effect to any choice of law provisions.

Data Retention

Wolfram takes privacy and data protection seriously, and is committed to safeguarding data you share with us. To learn more, please see our Privacy Policy.