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{overleaf for universities}Simplify academic writing and collaboration

Empower your students and academics to write, edit, teach, and collaborate in a platform designed with them in mind. Unlock premium features for your department, faculty, or entire campus.

Over 16 million users at research institutions and businesses worldwide love Overleaf

{features}The essential writing platform for students and academics


Overleaf simplifies academic writing and collaboration on everything from assignments to PhD theses. Plus students can learn LaTeX faster, with our Visual Editor, templates, and help resources.

Teaching staff

Teachers and lecturers can easily create consistent, beautifully formatted teaching materials. And with access to premium features like track changes, they can review student work directly in Overleaf.


Designed by scientists, Overleaf helps researchers communicate and collaborate faster—from writing notes, to publishing articles, and giving presentations.

Enable collaboration without bounds

Make global, interdisciplinary research easier for everyone.

  • Sharing
  • Commenting
  • Real-time track changes
  • Project history
  • LaTeX Code Editor and Visual Editor
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Gain powerful data insights

Get the full picture of how your researchers and students are collaborating.

  • Insights on internal usage, editing sessions, and collaboration
  • Data on how your users are collaborating with other universities, research institutions, and businesses
  • Download and share insights whenever you need to

Discover hassle-free academic writing

Give your campus community the ability to write scientific and technical content easily and efficiently.

  • Ideal for long and complex content
  • Beautiful formatting
  • Clever bibliographies and citations
  • Better formulas, figures, and tables
  • Choose from 1000s of templates or create your own
Discover LaTeX
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Let us do the support

We’ll get you up and running in no time.

  • No installation (for cloud options)
  • No LaTeX package management
  • Training videos and webinars
  • LaTeX learning and product help
  • High-quality support from real people with LaTeX expertise
It’s easy to use, very intuitive, with nothing to install—just open and write. And the ability to have our template loaded and ready for students to use made it a perfect fit.
Andy Hughes

Manager of Web and Multimedia Services

Electrical Engineering Department, Purdue University

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Premium Overleaf features for your entire campus

Invest in better research writing for your whole academic community with Overleaf Commons.

Unlock premium features for all your students and academics

Drive interdisciplinary, global collaboration with enhanced features like real-time track changes, project history, multiple collaborators, and more.

Streamline sign up with domain-based enrollment or SSO

Users are automatically enrolled in your subscription when they register with Overleaf using their university email address or single sign-on.

Personalized support and onboarding

We walk you through the setup process, create your branded portal, and help encourage user enrollment. And we’re here to support you and your users whenever you need help.

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{plans}Plans to fit your needs

From research groups and departments to campus-wide access

Group Standard

For research groups and small departments. Premium features for all group members, including real-time track changes, project history, and much more.

Group Professional

All the benefits of our Group plan, plus single sign-on, managed user accounts, and unlimited collaborators per project.


Unlock premium Overleaf features and unlimited collaboration for your entire campus, with streamlined user enrollment, a custom resource portal, and enhanced support.

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{customer stories}Join the organizations writing smarter in Overleaf

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The University of Manchester sees international collaboration thrive with Overleaf 

The leading UK university more than quadrupled the number of institutions with which it collaborates and saw a 310% jump in new projects.

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Purdue Graduate School improves its thesis writing process with Overleaf

Time spent on formatting and reviewing was dramatically reduced after Overleaf was adopted by the leading American public research university.

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Ivy League aerospace engineering team increases efficiency with Overleaf

Undergraduates at New York’s Cornell University collaborated easily and efficiently on a global competition entry after switching to Overleaf’s collaborative LaTeX editor.

{integrations}Sync with the tools your researchers already usePremium

From editing projects in GitHub, to using Zotero bibliographies, or syncing with Dropbox, Overleaf integrates with tools your researchers already use and love.



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