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A Short Course for the UCI Research Community

Getting Started with SAS 9.3 Statistical Software

Monday, September 9, to Saturday, September 21, 2013


The UC Irvine Institute for Clinical & Translational Science is offering UCI Researchers a short course Getting Started with SAS 9.3. This course will be held on ten afternoons (2:00 pm - 4:30 pm) beginning on Monday, September 9th, and ending on Saturday, September 21st, 2013.


Course Description:  Course provides an introduction to the basic elements of SAS version 9.3, enabling participants to begin using this program package for data entry, data management, and basic statistical analyses. Each participant will receive a set of course notes and an outstanding textbook that provides general ideas about how the software system is organized as well as many tips for using SAS 9.3. Click here to obtain more information about this course.



Participants are required to bring their own laptops with SAS 9.3 installed.



Obtaining SAS Software:  The UCI affiliates cost for SAS 9.3 is $70.00 when purchased from the UCI Office of Information Technology (OIT). The software can be purchased and downloaded via the following link:


Please note: SAS runs in the Windows 7 professional or business environment only (home versions are not supported). While SAS will not run in the MAC operating system it will run on a MAC using Windows via Boot Camp or Parallels. Please contact OIT with any questions about this advice.

Registration Fee:  The registration fee for all UCI affiliates, including faculty, staff, trainees, and students is $350. Off campus registrants are welcome, if room permits, for a fee of $450.

Registration Procedure:  Click here to obtain a recharge registration form for this course. If you have any questions about registration, please contact Sarah Cushing at [714] 456-2313 or scushing@uci.edu. Additional, more detailed, course information will be sent together with your registration confirmation notice.



Registration Deadline:  Monday August 26, 2013


Registration Cancellation Policy:  Because of the costs of the textbook and notebooks and the short time frame to prepare and purchase these course materials, we cannot refund any fees, nor any portion thereof after the August 26th registration deadline.

Location:  All meetings of this course will be held in the Large Conference Room (1042) on the first floor of Hewitt Research Hall (HRH), which is Building 843 on the Main Campus Map.


Again, the Registration Deadline for the course is Monday, August 26, 2013.