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Technical Services|WyGISC

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Department 4008
1000 E. University Ave.
Agriculture Building C
3rd Floor
Regular Hours: Monday - Friday 8 AM - 5 PM
Summer Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-2532
Fax: (307) 766-2744

WyGISC offers University of Wyoming faculty, staff and students a wide range of services related to geospatial technology and expertise. WyGISC also offers large format printing to the campus community.


GPS Equipment Rental

Large Format Printing

GIS Data

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For information on ESRI software provided by UW, please visit our ESRI Software page. For installation instructions (UW Faculty, Staff and Students) visit the UW Ask IT Help Document for installing 10.2.2 ESRI ArcGIS software.

For assistance borrowing a license for a UW computer that will be taken off the network (for field work) visit the UW Ask IT Help Document for borrowing licenses. *** Please note that all licenses will expire on 8/14 and will need to be returned and borrowed again on 8/15! ***

Still Have questions? Contact UWIT HelpDesk: UserHelp@uwyo.eduClick here for information on UW Labs with GIS Software. For information on Student Editions of ArcGIS Desktop 10.2 contact the UW IT Help Desk at or call 307-766-4357 Option 1 or visit their website at

For information on ERDAS software provided by UW, please visit our ERDAS Software page.

Trimble Pathfinder Office
For more information on available Trimble software, please contact us at


The University of Wyoming provides the ENVI v 5.0 + IDL software package free of charge for installation on UW-owned computers for academic and research use only. In order to install and run the software the computer must be connected to the UW Network. To install ENVI 5.0 SP3 from the UW network, request access through the IT Help Desk at userhelp@uwyo.eduor 766-4357, option 1. Once eligibility has been confirmed you will receive an email informing you that access has been granted.

 GPS Equipment Rental

  WyGISC has discontinued our GPS rental service. We thank all of our participants from past years, but do to dated equipment and and a lack of sustainable resources, we have decided to discontinue the service. Please feel free to contact us with questions (


Large Format Printing (Plotting) Information


  • Large format printing requests will only be processed during regular university business hours.
  • WyGISC will accept University IDRs, checks, or credit cards.
  • Document must not be larger than 59 inches along one axis.
  • All posters will be plotted on high quality semi gloss photo paper.
  • Timeline, cost and size will be confirmed between WyGISC and poster author prior to printing.
  • Posters are printed to submitters specifications, WyGISC does not edit any posters, as they are considered final versions upon recipt of document.
  • Only Adobe PDF files or Microsoft PowerPoint files will be accepted.


  • $2.50 per square foot (i.e., a 3'x4' poster would equal $30.00, etc.) for university employees/students.
  • $12.00 per square foot (i.e., a 3'x4' poster would equal $144.00, etc.) for non-university personnel.
  • Files received less than 48 hours (2 days) prior to pick-up date will be assessed a rush fee 1.5 times the above rates (e.g. $2.50 per sq ft would become $3.75 per sq ft) 

For additional information please contact us at or 307-766-2532

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