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Technical Services

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 10.6 ESRI ArcGIS software. For ArcGIS Pro installation instructions (UW Faculty, Staff and Students) visit the UW Ask IT Help Document for installing ArcGIS Pro 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 August 16th and will need to be returned and borrowed again on August 17th each year ***

Still Have questions? Contact UWIT HelpDesk: Information on UW Labs with GIS can be found through the microlab. For information on Student Editions of ArcGIS Desktop contact the UW IT Help Desk at or call 307-766-4357 Option 1 or visit their website.

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 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

WyGISC has discontinued our large format printing services. Both the UW Copy Center and FedEx Office/Kinkos both offer large format printing if you need to print a poster or map. Please plan accordingly as turnaround times may vary with either vendor. Thank you to all of our customers, we anticipate you will have great service from the UW Copy Center, and other vendors. Please feel free to contact us with questions (

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Department 4008

1000 E. University Ave.

Agriculture Building C

3rd Floor

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-2532


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