Esri Software for Students at Institutions with a Site License

ArcGIS for Desktop Software for Students

Esri offers ArcGIS for Desktop software for use by students at colleges and universities. Students can purchase a 12-month license of ArcGIS for Desktop for $100 a year, and students at qualifying institutions may be eligible for a 12-month license at no cost as part of the Esri Education Site License Program.

If you're a Student

Contact your instructor to see if you qualify for a free student license as part of your institution's Esri Site License, or contact to purchase a student license.

If you're an Instructor or Esri Site License Coordinator

Instructors and Site License Coordinators at institutions with an Esri Education Site License may request software for students at no cost. Instructors/Site License Coordinators will be responsible for distributing software to students and providing technical support.

How to request ArcGIS Desktop for your students

US Customers

Please complete the form below.

Outside the United States

Contact your local Esri distributor.