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Data Visualizations (Tableau)

Tableau Software offers a powerful suite of tools for creating data visualizations. There are many options for accessing and using Tableau Software at the University of Washington

Institutional Dashboards:

Our team partners with organizations across campus to build institutional dashboards using Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) data and Tableau Software that provide trusted answers to the most common questions about UW.

No development required. With access to EDW data you can begin using Tableau to explore UW Profiles dashboards today!

UW Profiles

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Tableau Desktop

UW-IT’s Tableau Desktop Licensing service enables faculty, staff, and students to purchase Tableau Desktop licenses at a reduced cost so that they can begin building and publishing amazing data visualizations.

To learn more about the price of a license and to request your own license, click here:

Tableau Desktop Licensing

Tableau Server Publishing

UW-IT’s data visualization publishing service enables Tableau Desktop users to publish their data visualizations on the web so that they can share their analysis with colleagues in a secure, stable, and easy-to-use environment.

To learn more about publishing to the Tableau Server, setting up projects, and managing permissions, click here:

Tableau Server

Join the Community!

Take part in the UW Tableau User Group to share your work, ask questions, learn about the latest Tableau features, and meet new colleagues across UW.

Tableau User Group

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Last reviewed September 20, 2019