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Students registered in US 261, US 361, UPP 458/459 or UPP 461/2, and students using GIS in their coursework, research or projects are welcome to attend UDVL’s GIS Helpdesk hours for support in class assignments, final projects, Master’s projects or dissertations.

Fall 2023 Helpdesk hours

  • Sunday: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (virtual only)
  • Monday: no helpdesk
  • Tuesday: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Thursday: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Friday: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm (virtual only)
  • Saturday: no helpdesk

All Helpdesk office hours are in an in-person format (except Fridays and Sundays) in Urban Data Visualization Lab

Virtual Helpdesk on Fridays and Sundays is held over Zoom: 

Meeting ID: 817 2938 9750
Passcode: XHPSM46X

If you have problems with logging in to the virtual office hours, please email

Resources offered by the Urban Data Visualization Lab.

Technology Resources:

Virtual Computer Lab
ESRI Academy – UIC students, faculty, and staff can sign up for free ESRI GIS Software Courses Online because of UIC’s campus-wide site license with ESRI — one of the principal producers of geographic information systems (GIS) software
NetLogo Resources
UIC Webstore
UIC Library

Job Resources:
Dribble Jobs
Authentic Jobs
GIS jobs in Illinois


Illinois GIS Association (ILGISA)
Network for Computational Modeling for SocioEcological Science (CoMSES Net)
Spatial Decision Support Consortium
Participatory Modeling
University Consortium for Geographic Information Science (UCGIS)