University of Maryland

Web Services

WP Demo

The University of Maryland College of Information Studies (UMD iSchool) currently provides WordPress themes for our hosted websites.

We use innovative branding and custom plugins to create dynamic websites. You can select one of our UMD branded themes or request a custom designed website theme.

Check out our themes at Under Themes, select a theme name then the home link to see the custom layout.

Theme Quick Links: Hopper | HopperGold


New Website Request Form

The INFO IT team offers WordPress websites for faculty & staff.

  • You will need to select a domain – example
  • We offer a variety of WordPress themes and plugins
  • Users with an email address can manage your site

To request a new website complete the request form. Please allow 2-4 business days for setup.

New Website Request Form

For additional information about custom web hosting services or application development, please send requests to

Our Work

We use WordPress as our primary open-source content management system to develop user-centered, intuitive, and accessible websites that help support the College of Information Studies achieve its goals.

UMD iSchool Website
UMD iSchool Internal Website
Maryland Initiative for Digital Accessibility (MIDA)
(HCIL) Human-Computer Interaction Lab
Social Data Science Center (SoDa)


AccessibilityWordPress TrainingGraphics

The University of Maryland College of Information Studies is dedicated to establishing an online environment that is accessible to everyone, including individuals with disabilities.

LinkedIn Learning offers training on WordPress Site Administration

The College of Information Studies has a custom Photo Library: provided by the Communications Team