All ESRI software is Windows only, except for ArcGIS Online, which runs in the cloud.
Mac Users please see the Virtual Desktop section below.
ArcGIS for Desktop:
Students can use ArcGIS for Desktop in computer labs with GIS or via Virual Desktop.
Windows only users can access on a personal system for academic/educational use by going to the download site to get the installer and requesting a license by contacting email@example.com. These licenses will expire annually on July 31st.
Both ArcGIS for Desktop and ArcGIS Pro can be used via Virtual Desktop from their personal machines, Mac or PC.
Faculty and Staff:
UI-owned systems (your work computer): Work with your departmental IT support staff to get the enterprise tool deployment available for Macs or Windows machines.