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Website Hosting

WP DemoThe iSchool and the Division of IT provide a variety of web hosting options each developed to meet specific needs.

Research Project Site Hosting

The iSchool currently supports hosting for research project sites in both WordPress and Drupal environments.

The iSchool provides standard themes for all College of Information Studies WordPress sites for a consistent look and feel. For WordPress sites, the iSchool has an internally operated hosting environment residing on AWS.

Drupal sites are hosted by the UMD Division of IT, and the iSchool IT support staff can facilitate your access to this environment.

New Website Request Form

Please complete the following form to request a new website

    For additional information about web hosting services, please send requests to

    Website Resources

    AccessibilityWordPress TrainingWeb GraphicsTerp Connect
    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:
    If you have need for a simple custom web page to host your professional profile at UMD, TerpConnect is a great place to start. TerpConnect is a service provided by the Division of IT and additional information about hosting here can be found at