XSEDE Setup

The following instructions are to set up an XSEDE account. These accounts are required to access Purdue’s Anvil resources.

Please follow the steps in all of the sections below, starting with XSEDE Account.

XSEDE Account

  1. Request your account via the XSEDE portal.

  2. In the "Find Your Organization" box type "Purdue".

  3. Select "Purdue University" from the "University or Organization" menu.

  4. Under "Position" select the position that best applies to you.

    • Workshop participants should select "Highschool Student".

    • Data Mine Corporate Partners students would select their level of education: "Undergraduate Student", "Graduate Student", or "Postdoctorate".

    • Corporate Partners Mentors would select "Industrial" or "Unknown".

  5. Fill out the remaining required fields and click "Submit".

  6. You will be asked to verify your XSEDE User Portal account.

    Verify your email
    Figure 1. Verify your email

    Check the email you used to create the account for a verification code.

  7. Enter your verification code, fill in the "User Name" and "Password" fields with the username and password you would like to use.

    Please keep the usernames professional.

  8. Navigate to the XSEDE User survey and enter your full name, email address, and the username you just created.

    Double check that the username you include in your email matches the username you chose in step 7.

  9. Follow the XSEDE Duo setup instructions to setup two factor authentication with the Duo mobile app.