QGIS is a user friendly Open Source Geographic Information System (GIS) licensed under the GNU General Public License. QGIS is an official project of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo). It runs on Linux, Unix, Mac OSX, Windows and Android and supports numerous vector, raster, and database formats and functionalities.

Availability and Restrictions


The following versions of QGIS are available on OSC clusters:

Version Owens Pitzer Note
3.4.12 X X  
3.6.14 X X    
3.22.1 X* X*  
3.22.8 X X SAGA 7.9.1 available
* Current default version


QGIS is available to all OSC users via OnDemand QGIS app. If you have any questions, please contact OSC Help.

Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type

GNU General Public License.

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