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For Users

Getting Started

Things you need to know to get started using NERSC. Read More »

Accounts & Allocations

How to get and manage accounts and allocations. Read More »

Getting Help

NERSC provides a broad array of services and consulting for its users. Read More »

Live Status

Current NERSC status, including the both systems and services. Read More »


NERSC's new documentation site. Read More »


Links to the policies in effect at NERSC Read More »


The MyNERSC web portal is being deprecated, but still has some useful useful information and features not yet found elsewhere. Read More »

NERSC Training

Information on upcoming and past training events at NERSC, training events archive, and training materials, including slides and recordings. Read More »

NERSC Users Group (NUG)

The NERSC Users’ Group, NUG, provides advice and feedback to NERSC and shares information and resources through regular teleconferences, emails, and a yearly meeting. Read More »

Allocation Year Transition: 2023 to 2024

The NERSC 2023 Allocation Year (AY23) ends at 7 a.m. Pacific Time on Wednesday, January 17, 2024. AY24 runs through Tuesday, January 14, 2025. Allocation balances from AY2023 are NOT carried over to AY2024.Below is information related to the Allocation Year Transition plans. All times listed are Pacific Time, and all dates are in 2024 unless otherwise specified.Changes Prior to the TransitionThe following changes will be implemented in preparation for the AY transition. Account… Read More »