Important Message

As of April 1st, 2019 the Centre for Advanced Computing (CAC) will alter its account structure. Compute Canada accounts will no longer have access to the CAC resources without prior agreement with the CAC. For further information on the remodeled account structure, please contact the CAC Admin Team,

Academic Users:

Please complete all steps 1 through 5 below.

  1. Read the Usage Policy and the Terms of Service documents.
  2. Register at CAC. If you are creating a new Research Group, please specify that you are the PI for this Group. If you are a member of an existing Research Group, you will need the existing CAC groupname for the group your PI has already created.
  3. Please fill in any necessary fields. Agree to abide by the Acceptable Usage Policy and hit the Submit button.
  4. If applicable, print and complete any Licensing Statements for software packages that you will be using. Check the software FAQs for further information


Non-Academic Users:

Please contact our Help Desk. Non-Academic users are handled on a case-by-case basis.