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Stanford Web Services

Stanford Web Services provides the Stanford community a full range of Drupal website planning, design, development, and maintenance support at well below market rates.

While assistance is available for web projects of any scale and nature, the core services are designed to be most attractive to departments and official groups that choose to benefit from the university’s best design ideas (both shared and original) and its most efficient, centrally-funded infrastructure tools. Services include:

  • design, development, and production;
  • oversight of university web branding, including web themes and style guidelines; and
  • project consultation and guidance on vendor relationships.

Tiers of service

Stanford Sites Jumpstart: Simple, Plus, and Academic

The Stanford Sites Jumpstart service delivers a Stanford-branded, mobile responsive website in Drupal 7 for those requiring fast turnaround, simple content management, and ongoing support. New in 2014-15: flexible design choices and dynamic news and events features. Learn more about Stanford Sites Jumpstart.

Stanford Sites Custom

Stanford Web Services can create a sophisticated Stanford-branded, mobile responsive website in Drupal 7 for those departments or groups requiring custom functionality, unique themes, and more support.

Stanford Sites Support

For those websites already hosted on Stanford Sites, the Stanford Web Services team offers design and development support upon request. Monthly support packages are available.

Web Project Strategy and Vendor Guidance

This service supports departments and groups with expansive needs or requirements, such as ecommerce capability or dedicated hosting. Stanford Web Services will work closely with you to identify project requirements, lend information architecture and content strategy expertise, and identify solutions — including finding and guiding external vendors from the search process through project completion. More about Web Project Strategy and Vendor Guidance.

Getting started

Submit a HelpSU request including your requirements, preferred timeline, and budget. Stanford Web Services will contact you to schedule an initial meeting.

Learn more

  • Find tips on design and Drupal development plus service updates on the SWS Blog.
  • Find details on the free Stanford Drupal Themes for departments and groups.

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Last modified December 3, 2014