Web Publishing

UAA’s Web presence plays an important communications role in supporting the four pillars of UAA’s mission: teaching, research, engagement, and creative expression. Web sites and Web applications present and service academic and administrative information. Web publishing at UAA is supported by University Advancement, Information Technology Services and Disability Support Services, along with thousands of students, faculty and staff.

This site is a clearing house for all Web publishing information. Everything from guides to sample code. to management guidance is available. The site is organized for people looking for Web publishing information by task, UAA role and Web site role.


Need to Schedule CMS Training?

Due to construction in the Information Technology offices, the CMS training/consultation schedule has been modified. IT staff will still offer two sessions per week. Sessions may be group training (if all users are attending new-user training.) Sign up for the next available training by calling or emailing the IT Services Call Center. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

CMS Training/Consultation Schedule

July 16, 2014

  • Session 1: Wednesday 1-2 PM in ADMIN 236
  • Session 2: Wednesday 2-3 PM in ADMIN 236

Starting July 21, 2014

New user trainings will be held at the UAA Information Technology office (SSB 120) and may be held in a group setting of up to 5 CMS authors. Web Consultations are available for one or more current authors of the same site looking for advice or training on more advance topics, and may be held face-to-face or via WolfLync.

  • Monday 2:00-3:00pm:      New CMS User Training
  • Tuesday 10:30-11:30am:  Web Consultation
  • Wednesday 2:00-3:00pm: New CMS User Training
  • Thursday 9:00-10:00am:  Web Consultation
  • Friday 9:00-10:00am:       Make up Day (New User Training or Web Consultation)

CMS Open House

Each month, WebPros hosts an open house in a computer lab where you can retreat to build your website and consult with a pro.

CMS Open House Dates

May - July 2014

  • 1st Tuesday of the month: 2-3:30 p.m.
    • Location: ARTS 339
  • 3rd Wednesday of the month: 9-10:30 a.m.
    • Location: ARTS 339

Web Publishing Resources

Starting and maintaining a Web site is the best place to begin with an overview of Web publishing at UAA.

Policy compliance explains responsibilities and goals. You should understand what tier your Web site is and how to comply with policy.

CMS documentation and training describes how to manage your website.

The CMS Web Style Gallery might give you inspiration for working with your own website within the content management system (CMS).

Experienced publishers, administrators, authors, contributors and developers will appreciate the detailed information in the ITS Knowledge Base.

Questions or comments? See the contact page for departments that can help you or your group succeed on the Web.