R (The R Project)

R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics.

    Purchase or Download

    Purchase or Download

    UMN Licenses

    Availability Cost
    Department For installation on a University-owned device Free from The R Project
    Employee For installation on an employee's personal device Free from The R Project
    Student For installation on a student's personal device Free from The R Project

    Instructions for Departments, Employees, and Students

    This software may be downloaded at no charge from The R Project site. 

    There is also an open source version of R Studio Desktop available directly through the vendor.

    Terms and Conditions

    General Technology Products Terms & Conditions apply to this software license. If additional terms and conditions apply to this item, they will be listed below.


    See the Legalese section on the R FAQ page.


    Campus Resources

    Additional Resources