High Performance Computing

NYU High Performance Computing (NYU HPC) provides access to state of the art supercomputer hardware and cloud services to eligible faculty and students across all of NYU.


NYU HPC Announcement Slides

What We Do

The NYU High Performance Computing team, within IT's Research Technology division, provides seamless and efficient access to advanced computing resources, outstanding services, and expertise that:

  • Enable NYU scholars to work on the most challenging computational research projects that involve HPC, Big Data Analytics, and Artificial Intelligence

  • Enable and participate in research collaborations

  • Facilitate usage of computing resources, minimize barriers of entry, promote the use of best practices, and develop the computing skills of users by providing training and consultations

  • Facilitate the use of HPC resources in courses

Who Can Access NYU HPC Resources

NYU HPC resources are available to full-time NYU faculty and research staff. Access for NYU students and external collaborators requires sponsorship from full-time NYU faculty.

  • Full-time NYU faculty and research staff

  • Faculty-sponsored students, postdocs, adjuncts, and other non-full time faculty and research staff

  • Faculty-sponsored external (non-NYU) collaborators

Please Note:

  • To apply or renew an NYU HPC user account click here

  • Faculty, students and staff at NYU School of Medicine require the sponsorship of an eligible NYU faculty member at Washington Square to work on the NYU HPC clusters.

  • External (non-NYU) collaborators may require sponsorship for an NYU netid before applying for HPC user account. The process is described here.

  • All sponsored accounts are valid for a period of 12 months, at which point a renewal process is required to continue to use the clusters.