Before considering ArcMap, please know this software only runs on a Windows OS, available on a PC or on a dual boot on a Mac computer.

To get access to an ArcMap license, please e-mail FAST@ucdenver.edu from your university-affiliated e-mail address with the following information:

  • Your name
  • The college and department in which you are enrolled
  • The intended use of the license: e.g. a specific class (please include specific class) or thesis project

Upon approval, we will reply with a PDF on how to download the software and a unique EVA code assigned to you to authenticate and license your software.

Download, install, and licensing time depends on your internet speed, but typically takes 45 minutes to an hour.

Consult the following tutorial for an overview of installation onto a Windows 10 PC: