All University units are welcome and encouraged to use the WCMS to maintain their web content according to all policies relating to suitable content or use of University resources.
All University employees, including instructors and administrators, as well as admitted or registered students are eligible to use this service for University of Saskatchewan business.
A Unit may choose to contract with on-campus or off-campus webpage developers; ICT will create accounts for any off-campus suppliers (sharing of accounts and passwords is not allowed).
A basic out-of-the-box site is available for members of the University of Saskatchewan community. This site includes basic functionality and wizards based on the U of S WCMS web templates. Additional customization is not included.
Additional customization and advanced functionality is supported by the web content management system but requires programming by experienced programmers. Several options include:
ICT provides Cascade accounts, access to samples and documentation, developer training Cascade and consulting for people who are to maintain U of S webpages free of charge. The basic out-of-the-box site will also be set up free of charge.
The free service does not include creating, migrating or maintaining content within the WCMS. Creating, migrating or maintaining their websites and content according to U of S web guidelines remains the unit's responsibility. In-house personnel, EMAP or off-campus suppliers are options for these activities.