Sites not in the UVic template

Not all websites at UVic are required to be in the UVic template.

Student clubs or course unions

The best solution available to you is using UVic's free WordPress installation, the Online Academic Community.

You can log in and create a new site right away.

Add anyone with a NetLink ID to your site as another admin and collaborate on the site together.

Choose from the many professionally designed templates and plug-ins to build your site.

More info

Blogs

Your best option is UVic's free WordPress, the Online Academic Community. You can log in and create a new site right away.

Choose from the many professionally designed templates and plug-ins to build your site. There is no template that matches UVic's regular web template, in order to help distinguish the two types of sites.

More info

Examples

Conferences

Many conferences hosted at UVic choose to use the UVic template. These are considered small standard projects.

Most can be built fairly quickly and inexpensively. We can set up a temporary landing page for your conference with basic information while you build your full site in Cascade.

Examples in the UVic template

Getting started with the UVic template

Contact the university web coordinator.

Don't want to use the UVic template?

You are not required to use the UVic template for conferences hosted at UVic and can pursue other options.

Research groups

We use the term research groups to describe the wide variety of small research entities outside of the 20 official research centres.

Many research groups choose to use the UVic template. These are considered small standard projects. We can set up a temporary landing page for your group with basic information while you build your full site in Cascade.

Examples in the UVic template

Getting started with the UVic template

Contact the university web coordinator.

Don't want to use the UVic template?

You are not required to use the UVic template for research groups and can pursue other options.

Research centres, departments, faculties and admin units

Your site will most likely be in the UVic template and use Cascade. 

There are a few exceptions:

Please contact us to discuss your specific project.