Creating a Website at UChicago

Self-Service Websites

  • Voices platform powered by Wordpress CMS
  • Pre-designed UChicago template
  • No cost to set up; free hosting and platform maintenance included
Learn more about self-service websites

On Campus Support

  • Pre-built page templates for most common content needs
  • Contract on campus support to build your website. Service, hosting, and maintenance fees may apply.
Learn more about On Campus Support

University Preferred Vendor Support

  • Custom website built by a preapproved vendor
  • Build a complex, unique, or high unusual features and functionality
  • Cost varies by project complexity, more suited for larger functionality with custom needs
Learn more about custom websites

Need a classroom blog?

All class blogs are supported by Academic Technology Solutions (ATS). The team will set up the site, help integrate with Canvas, and provide additional technical support. Learn more about Class Blogs.

Web Policies and Standards

The University has an interest in ensuring that University of Chicago web properties are managed in a secure and professional manner. To promote good practices and address the risks associated with the management of web properties, the University created the Web Properties Management Policy and Standards. The standards emphasize the need for UChicago websites to follow University standards for security and maintenance, accessibility, domain names, and to be registered.