Shutdown of Urchin web analytics service

To protect the University’s infrastructure, the legacy Urchin Web Analytics service ( will be shutdown on August 17, 2018. The software and platform used to provide this service is no longer receiving security updates and is therefore at risk of being compromised and poses a risk to the rest of the University’s infrastructure. Users are encouraged to export any required data prior to the shutdown date as access will no longer be available after August 17, 2018. Users requiring assistance in exporting their reports can contact for assistance.

Public websites that use the UVic Edge templates may be able to utilize Google Analytics as a replacement platform. Further information regarding the configuration of Google Analytics can be obtained from University Communications + Marketing at