New Account Request

If you haven't already, please read the account request signup How-To. It provides valuable explanations for how to correctly request your account.

The Research Computing Group at Harvard's Faculty of Arts and Sciences provides a variety technology services to support Harvard's research community including:

  • Cannon Cluster Access
  • Instrument Scheduling and Payment through SPINAL
  • Lab Group Data Storage

Since some of the services you need require payment, training, or both, you will also be asked to provide sponsorship information.

If you have a Harvard Key, RC considers you an "Internal User". If you do not have a Harvard Key, RC considers you an "External User" and will require an additional review step before an account can be created.