ITS Service Desk

How to sign up for an ArcGIS Online account

Students, staff, and  faculty have access to the Geographical Information System, ArcGIS Online. If you are looking to use ArcGIS Online, you can request access by contacting the ITS Service Desk, who will coordinate with our Academic Technology team to get you set up.

  1. Once you have been given access to ArcGIS, you will receive an email inviting you to sign up. To get started click the link in the invitation email. If you are having trouble finding the email do a search in Gmail for messages from 
  2. On the join page, select By creating an account then Next Screen_Shot_2020-02-27_at_12.28.25_PM.png
  3. On the next screen click Using Google Screen_Shot_2020-02-27_at_12.28.31_PM.png
  4. Choose your SNC Google account from the listScreen_Shot_2020-02-27_at_12.28.39_PM.png
  5. Once you get to the My Profile page, you are all set!

From here you can go to or and log in with your SNC Google account to use ArcGIS Online or ArcGIS StoryMaps.

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