Please fill out this webform to recieve your License Authentication Codes (LACs) which you will use to generate a free student licenses following the directions below.

 The licenses include GeoMedia Professional and IMAGINE Professional and are valid until August 31 of each year.


Esri provides organization-wide access to a variety of Training through Esri for one year for all Appalachian State students, faculty, and staff. Access to Esri training can be requested or renewed annually by submitting this webform.

Welcome to the North Carolina Geographic Alliance. Please sign up below to receive our newsletters about educational offerings, professional development workshops, and geographic-themed events.

What is Geography? 

Dr. Saskia van de Gevel

Appalachian State University

Boone, NC 28608

Phone: 828-262-7028

Fax 828-262-3067

Alumni: Where are you now? Please fill out this form so we can keep up with all of the interesting things our alumni are doing.

This form is for exisiting CityEngine and ArcGIS single-use license users and users requesting access to ArcGIS Pro. For users wishing to have ArcGIS, CityEngine, or ArcGIS Pro installed on their personal laptops, please take your computer to the Computer Support Center for installation and licensing.

Equipment Rental

Equipment rentals for Geography & Planning faculty, staff, graduate students, and majors.

The borrower is responsible for the equipment checked and listed below. All equipment will be inspected before check-out and upon check-in.

The equipment is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Reservations can be made up to 3 weeks in advance from the desired check-out date. 

Please be prompt in your return of the equipment as others may be waiting to use it. Download and remove all of your data before check-in.

Please select the equipment you would like to check-out, if you select 'other' please describe in the comments section.
Reservations for the units can be made up to 3 weeks in advance from the desired check-out date.
The maximum check-out period is 72 hours (3 days). Check-out for a longer period of time must have prior, written approval from the Department Chair.
You will be contacted by email to confirm your request. Request will be granted on a first-come, first-serve basis. For any questions regarding equipment rental, please contact: Robin Hale 262-6698