Use the following links to download ArcGIS software and licenses. If you don't see something you need please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll figure out how to get it for you.
Unfortunately ArcGIS only runs on Windows. However, there are alternative GIS apps, in addition to workarounds to get ArcGIS to run in a virtual environment on Mac and Linux: Click here for more info.
ArcGIS Desktop (ArcMap) licenses expire April 30, 2023 (except for ArcGIS Pro). Please visit this website in mid-April 2023 to download a new license file.
If downloading ArcGIS Desktop (ArcMap), we also recommend downloading and installing the Data Interoperability and Background Geoprocessing extensions.
- ArcGIS Desktop installation instructions
- ArcGIS Pro Installation and Login instructions - having trouble logging into ArcGIS Pro? Click here!
- How to access ESRI eTraining Resources / Create an ArcGIS Online Account - having trouble logging into ArcGIS Online? Click here!
- UMass Amherst GIS Hub (GIS Resources, Courses, etc...)
- UMass Amherst GIS Community of Practice Google Group
- U-Mass Amherst ArcGIS Online + eTraining + StoryMaps, etc...
- Getting Started with ArcGIS Pro - This is a great course if you need to migrate from ArcMap / Arc Desktop to using ArcGIS Pro.