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ESRI Virtual Campus Courses


Virtual Campus Subscription for Site Licenses

The UH license agreement with ESRI includes an ESRI Virtual Campus Standard Subscription. This subscription provides all faculty, staff, and students of the University of Hawaii (UH) system with free, unlimited-seat access to online courses authored by ESRI at ESRI Virtual Campus.

Courses authored by third parties academic and industry specialists and courses that are instructor-led or instructor-mentored are not included but may be purchased separately by either individuals or the Institution.

Virtual Campus courses teach a variety of topics related to geographic information systems (GIS) and provide hands-on training for the ESRI GIS software installed at UH through the ITS Site License Program. Instructors will find these courses an invaluable resource for themselves and for students. For a listing of available courses for UH, please see below. For more information about the courses, visit the ESRI course catalog.

FAQs for students, staff, and faculty


How to Enroll in Virtual Campus Courses:

  1. Decide on the course(s) that you are interested from the list below. (For the latest listing, visit: ESRI Virtual Campus Premium Licenses)
  2. Send an email to sladmin@hawaii.edu with the name of the course(s) you would like to register for. [Preferably from a @hawaii.edu account or provide your UH Username to show your affiliation with UH]
  3. A Course Access Code will be emailed to you for each class that you register for.
  4. After receiving the codes, visit the ESRI Virtual Campus site to create a membership, and start your course or workshop.

Courses included in ESRI Virtual Campus Premium Licenses

ESRI Official Listing (Listing below updated: 9/3/2013)

  • 3D Analysis of Surfaces and Features Using ArcGIS 10
  • 3D Visualization Techniques Using ArcGIS 10
  • Address Geocoding with ArcGIS 10.1
  • Advanced Format Translations with ArcGIS Data Interoperability Spatial ETL Tools
  • Advanced Techniques for Cartographic Representations (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Aprender ArcGIS Desktop (para ArcGIS 10)
  • Archiving Data in a Multiuser Geodatabase (for ArcGIS 10.1)
  • Basics of Map Projections (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Basics of Python (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Basics of Raster Data (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Basics of the Geodatabase Data Model
  • Building Models for GIS Analysis Using ArcGIS 10
  • Cartographic Design Using ArcGIS 9
  • Creating 3D Data Using ArcGIS 10
  • Creating and Editing Geodatabase Features with ArcGIS Desktop (for ArcEditor and ArcInfo)
  • Creating and Editing Geodatabase Topology with ArcGIS Desktop (for ArcEditor and ArcInfo)
  • Creating and Editing Labels and Annotation
  • Creating and Integrating Data for Natural Resource Applications
  • Creating and Maintaining Metadata Using ArcGIS Desktop
  • Creating and Sharing Map Packages (for ArcGIS 10.1)
  • Creating Dynamic Maps Using Esri Maps for Office
  • Creating, Editing, and Managing Geodatabases for ArcGIS Desktop
  • Custom ArcGIS Data Interoperability Tools and Spatial ETL Best Practices
  • Data QC with ArcGIS: Automating Validation
  • Data Transformation with ArcGIS Data Interoperability Spatial ETL Tools
  • Deriving Rasters for Terrain Analysis Using ArcGIS 10
  • Displaying Raster Data Using ArcGIS 10
  • Distance Analysis Using ArcGIS 10
  • Exploring Spatial Patterns in Your Data Using ArcGIS 10
  • Extending the ArcGIS Viewer for Flex
  • Finding Geographic Data in ArcGIS 10.1
  • Geocoding with ArcGIS Desktop
  • Geoprocessing with ArcGIS Desktop
  • Georeferencing Raster Data Using ArcGIS 10.1
  • Georeferencing Rasters in ArcGIS
  • Getting Started with Cartographic Representations (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Getting Started with Geodatabase Topology (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Getting Started with Hazus-MH 2.0
  • Getting Started with Linear Referencing (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Getting Started with the Geodatabase (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Hazus-MH Flood Model Output and Applications (for ArcGIS 9.3.1/Hazus-MH MR5)
  • Image Processing with ArcGIS 10.1
  • Integrating User-Supplied Data into the Hazus-MH 2.0 Flood Model
  • Integrating User-Supplied Hazard Data into the Hazus-MH Flood Model (for ArcGIS 9.3.1/Hazus-MH MR5)
  • Introduction to ArcGIS Data Interoperability Spatial ETL Tools
  • Introduction to Editing Parcels Using ArcGIS Desktop 10
  • Introduction to Surface Modeling Using ArcGIS 10
  • Introduction to the ArcGIS for Server REST API
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Comprehensive Data Management System
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Earthquake Model
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Flood Model
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Hurricane Model
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Inventory
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH 2.0 Storm Surge Model
  • Introduction to the Hazus-MH Comprehensive Data Management System (for ArcGIS 9.3.1/Hazus-MH MR5)
  • Introduction to Using Hazus-MH for Earthquake Loss Estimation (for ArcGIS 9.3.1/Hazus-MH MR5)
  • Introduction to Using Hazus-MH for Hurricane Loss Estimation (for ArcGIS 9.3.1/Hazus-MH MR5)
  • Introduction to Using Hazus-MH to Assess Losses from a Riverine Flood Hazard (for ArcGIS 9.3.1/Hazus-MH MR5)
  • Learning ArcGIS 3D Analyst
  • Learning ArcGIS Desktop (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Learning ArcGIS Desktop (for ArcGIS 9.2-9.3)
  • Learning ArcGIS Spatial Analyst
  • Linear Referencing Using ArcGIS 10
  • Linear Referencing with ArcGIS Desktop
  • Loss Estimation Using the Hazus-MH 2.0 Earthquake Model
  • Loss Estimation Using the Hazus-MH 2.0 Flood Model
  • Loss Estimation Using the Hazus-MH 2.0 Hurricane Model
  • Managing Lidar Data in ArcGIS
  • Managing Lidar Data in ArcGIS 10
  • Managing Lidar Data Using LAS Datasets (for ArcGIS 10.1)
  • Managing Lidar Data Using Terrain Datasets (for ArcGIS 10.1)
  • Managing Parcel Data Using ArcGIS Desktop 10
  • Modeling a City Using Esri CityEngine
  • Multiple Dataset Translations Using ArcGIS Data Interoperability
  • Network Analysis Using ArcGIS 10
  • Organizing Raster Data Using ArcGIS 10
  • Performing Spatial Interpolation Using ArcGIS 10
  • Processing Raster Data Using ArcGIS 10
  • Python Scripting for Geoprocessing Workflows (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Python Scripting for Map Automation in ArcGIS 10
  • Referencing Data to Real-World Locations Using ArcGIS 10.1
  • Regression Analysis Using ArcGIS 10.1
  • Solving Spatial Problems Using ArcGIS 10.1
  • The 15-Minute Map: Creating a Basic Map in ArcMap
  • Transforming Data Using Extract, Transform, and Load Processes
  • Understanding Geographic Data
  • Understanding GIS Queries
  • Understanding Hazus-MH 2.0 Earthquake Model Results
  • Understanding Hazus-MH 2.0 Flood Model Results
  • Understanding Hazus-MH 2.0 Hurricane Model Results
  • Understanding Map Projections and Coordinate Systems
  • Using ArcCatalog: Tips and Tricks
  • Using Lidar Data in ArcGIS
  • Using Lidar Data in ArcGIS 10
  • Using Raster Data for Site Selection (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Working with Annotation Using ArcGIS 10
  • Working with Coordinate Systems in ArcGIS 10
  • Working with Geodatabase Domains and Subtypes (for ArcGIS 10)
  • Working with Geodatabase Subtypes and Domains
  • Working with Map Topology in ArcGIS
  • Working with Rasters in ArcGIS Desktop

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If you have any questions or concerns, please call (808) 956-2404 or email us at sladmin@hawaii.edu .