GIScience Virtual Collaboratory

Welcome to the GIScience Virtual Collaboratory where you can find geospatial resources, research, education, people, and facilities at Kansas State University. This site also serves as K-State’s membership portfolio for the University Consortium for Geographic Information Science (UCGIS).


News and Announcements

  • New Esri Provisioning Files for 2022-2023 (May 2, 2022)
    New provisioning files to license your Esri GIS software through May 8, 2023 may now be downloaded from our secure software server. From this site, select your software product and find the corresponding Provisioning Files 2023 folder. For ArcGIS Desktop users, the single-use and concurrent provisioning files service versions 10.1 through 10.8. We recommend ArcGIS Pro users use a named user license available by linking your personal Esri account to K-State's ArcGIS Online GIS Portal. Named user licenses are automatically updated each year.
  • Gain a Competitive Advantage by Earning a GIS or GIScience Certificate
    Kansas State University's geography and geospatial sciences department offers two unique certificate opportunities in geographic information systems, or GIS, and geographic information science, or GIScience.
Stay up-to-date with more GIS news and announcements by following the Geographic Information Systems Spatial Analysis Laboratory social media channels.