ArcGIS Desktop for Students

ArcGIS Desktop Advanced 1 Year License

ArcGIS Desktop Advanced 1 Year License is a GIS mapping software that provides geographic data visualization, mapping, management, and analysis capabilities along with the ability to create and edit data. It is the highest level of ArcGIS. It includes the core functions of ArcGIS Desktop and the following extensions: ArcGIS 3D Analyst, ArcGIS Geostatistical Analyst, ArcGIS Network Analyst, ArcGIS Publisher, ArcGIS Schematics, ArcGIS Spatial Analyst, ArcGIS Tracking Analyst, and ArcGIS Data Interoperability, ArcGIS Data Reviewer and ArcGIS Workflow Manager. The license to the software expires one year after you activate the software. ArcGIS Desktop is only available for Windows operating systems.

Obtaining ArcGIS Desktop Advanced 1 Year License

Students from Faculty of Environmental Studies, Lassonde School of Engineering, and Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies

All undergraduate students and graduate students affiliated with a York University ESRI License Partner are eligible to the ArcGIS Desktop Advanced 1 Year License for free. In addition, all York University students have free access to the software if they are enrolled in a course that requires the use of ArcGIS Desktop, as long as the course is offered by Faculty of Environmental Studies, Lassonde School of Engineering and Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies.

To acquire the software, email askit@yorku.ca. In the subject line indicate “ArcGIS Desktop Advanced 1 Year Licence”. In the text of the email, please provide your full name, student number, your Faculty, and if applicable the GIS course number that you are enrolled.

Faculty/School Cost
Undergraduate Students, and Graduates students from:

  • Faculty of Environmental Studies
  • Lassonde School of Engineering
  • Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
  • York University Libraries (librarians and staff only)
Free
All York University students enrolled in courses requiring the use of ArcGIS Desktop offered by:

  • Faculty of Environmental Studies
  • Lassonde School of Engineering
  • Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
Free

Students not affiliated with the Faculty of Environmental Studies, Lassonde School of Engineering, and Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies

If you are a student from a Faculty or administrative unit that isn’t part of the York University ESRI License Partner, then the software is available at cost. To acquire the software, email askit@yorku.ca. In the subject line indicate “ArcGIS Desktop Advanced 1 Year Licence”. In the text of the email, please provide your full name, student number, your Faculty. A representative will contact you to arrange for payment.

Faculty/School Cost
Graduate Students and Undergraduate Students from:

  • Faculty of Education
  • School of Arts, Media, Performance and Design
  • Glendon College
  • Faculty of Health
  • Osgoode Law School
  • Schulich School of Business
  • Faculty of Science
  • Organized Research Units
$50.00 per year