Submit a Request

To submit a request for storage, compute or consulting, follow the steps below. These steps will guide you through NCSA’s request system. If at anytime you get stuck, you can contact us at

Request Instructions

  1. Get an NCSA identity account (Kerberos) or reset your account credentials here.
  2. Use your NCSA identity to log into the submission site called XRAS.
  3. Select “Illinois Computes Program”
    • Select which computing, storage and/or consulting resources you are interested in using.
    • If you are unsure of what you need, select “NCSA Consulting Services”.