CityEngine - Install/Licensing


  • How do I install CityEngine?
  • How do I uninstall CityEngine?


  • Oregon State University
  • Student
  • Employee
  • Windows
  • Mac
  • Linux

License Restrictions

Available for OSU faculty, staff and students on institutional or personally-owned devices or computers for use in education and non-commercial research.

To access the installer, you need to be on the OSU network or connected via the OSU VPN service.



  1. Navigate to \\software\software\CityEngine in Windows file Explorer, or smb:// in MacOS.
  2. Copy the appropriete version of CityEngine to your desktop (Windows, Mac, Linux).
  3. Run the program as an administrator.
  4. Follow the install prompts to install CityEngine.
  5. Once installed, opening CityEngine should prompt for an ESRI login.
  6. Select "Enterprise Login" and enter "OSUGISci" without quote into the organization URL.
  7. Login with your ONID username and password.


  1. Remove CityEngine from programs and features on Windows. Move the program into the trashbin on MacOS. 

For assistance, contact the IS Service Desk.

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