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ESRI ArcGIS Desktop 10.8.1 for Students Annual License & ESD

Eligibility: UIC Students, UIS Students, UIUC Students and WebStore Administrators.
ESRI ArcGIS Desktop 10.8.1 for Students Annual License & ESD

This is an Educational license which will expire annually in August of each year.

Total Price:Free
Payment Type: Credit Card


ESRI ArcMap (Desktop) version 10.8.1 will be supported until March 1, 2026.
Customers should move to ArcGIS Pro well in advance of that date.

ESRI (Environmental Systems Research Institute) is a leading developer of many GIS (Geographic Information System) software applications. 
Be sure to check out GeoNet, the Esri Community, where you can share, chat, and collaborate on all things geo.

This offer includes the following products:

ArcGIS Desktop Advanced with the following extensions:

  • 3D Analyst
  • Geostatistical Analyst
  • Network Analyst
  • Publisher
  • Schematics
  • Spatial Analyst
  • Tracking Analyst
  • Data Interoperability
  • Data Reviewer
  • Workflow Manager
  • ArcGIS Online

This offer contains downloads for ArcGIS Desktop 10.8.1.


This contract is funded by a consortium of departments and colleges, from which multi-year commitments have been obtained.
There is no cost to end-users except for ancillary materials, such as copies of installation media and the hardware keys.
Students are permitted to run this product on any University of Illinois owned computers but commercial use is NOT permitted.
In addition, students may install this on their personal computers. Data provided by ESRI may be used with these applications
within the University, but may not be copied freely outside the University.

You eligible to run this product as long as the ESRI contract is renewed (annually) and you maintain student status at the University of Illinois.

Please review the System Requirements before purchasing.

End users are not permitted to call ESRI directly for technical support and please contact us with any questions or problems.
In addition, please review ESRI'sOnline Support Center for additional product support information.


Additional Information

The license file on this offer expires annually in August of each year. You will be able to return here to download the new yearts license file once it has been added.

To access ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Pro, Community Analysts Online, Business Analysts Online, ESRI eLearning or GeoPlanner for ArcGIS (activated ArcGIS Online account required) Please see this offer for ArGIS Online information.

To retrieve important information, such as download links, configuration details, codes/serial numbers,
and installation instructions, login to our website, and click on Order History.

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