GIS Resources that come with your Macalester ArcGIS Organizational Account

Macalester’s site license includes access to ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Story Maps, ArcGIS Pro and many more Esri products and applications! Get started creating your Macalester ArcGIS Organizational Account.

Our site license also includes a subscription to Esri Training courses. Macalester students, faculty and staff have FREE access to most online courses. Or try Learn ArcGIS guided lessons based on real-world problems.

GIS Software on Macalester Campus

GIS software is available in many places on campus. ArcGIS Pro is installed on all Windows computers on campus, including the library and the Geography Department’s GIS Lab in Carnegie 108.

Student Licenses

ArcGIS Pro software and licenses are available for Macalester students, faculty and staff for research and non-commercial purposes. Find out how to access your copy of ArcGIS Pro: Download and Install ArcGIS Pro. Please note that ArcGIS Pro only runs on Windows operating systems. If you have a Mac, take a look at QGIS; it is a free and open source GIS software that runs on macOS.