BioRender is a web-based program that helps you create scientific figures up to 50x faster than traditional tools. The tool combines a library of more than 50,000 scientifically accurate, expert-validated life science icons and templates with intuitive drag-and-drop functionality. Create professional-quality figures in minutes - no drawing skills required! BioRender is now available from Anschutz OIT for half the commercial cost through a new campuswide license.
With BioRender, you can:
The cost for faculty, staff, and students is $200 for each user annually (the charge is not prorated and the licensing begins on July 1 of each year). The software license is linked to your university credentials and cannot be shared. Refer to the instructions below for obtaining a university license.
This software runs from any web browser; however, your best experience will be with the Chrome browser. No software needs to be installed on any computer.
Simple tutorials to get you started can be found at the BioRender Learning Hub. OIT also recommends reviewing these materials:
To request a new license:
Following are some frequently asked questions about university BioRender licenses. Still have a question about obtaining a university license? Contact the OIT Service Desk at 303.724.4357 for additional help.