Web Publishing


OIT provides website hosting services to faculty. Users can choose to build their website using the web-based OpenScholar content management system. For more advanced users familiar with editing HTML and CCS, we offer SSH based SFTP.

What do I need to get this service?

This service is available to all current UC Merced faculty.

After selecting Self Service, you will be able to select “Create your site” to get started.

What is included?

Services for website hosting, assistance in getting the initial website published, and continuing support for IT-hosted faculty websites.

When is support for this service available?

Support for this service is provided during standard operating hours: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

How long does it take to get this service?

If not using the ‘self-service’ option, email request will be answered within 1-3 business days.

How do I stop or change this service?

Contact the OIT Service Desk for support.


There is no cost for this service.

Last modified: September 15, 2017