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Office of Web Services University of Illinois Springfield

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The UIS Website Project

Chancellor Koch has, in consultation with faculty, staff, and students, articulated three priorities for 2013-16:

a) Growth
b) Talent acquisition and retention
c) Facilities

To support these priorities, the Office of Web Services has streamlined the online presence of the university and addresses the university’s digital reputation using a Content Management System and Official Website Themes for all official department and academic program websites.

Where We Are Headed

Fall 2012

  • Sandbox and performance scaling
  • Website migration tests
  • Planning [process, procedures, training, support] and initial website migration

Spring 2013

  • Content migration to CMS
  • Streamline migrated websites
  • Train campus Editors and Authors

Summer 2013

  • Content migration to CMS
  • Streamline migrated websites
  • Launch new homepage
  • Launch and apply new theme to migrated websites

Fall 2013

  • Content migration to CMS
  • Streamline migrated websites
  • Launch and apply new theme to migrated websites

Spring 2014

  • Complete content migration to CMS
  • Refresh top-level and enrollment management theme

 

Where We Have Been

  • 2013 – Department and unit website migration to CMS; homepage update; refresh department and unit website theme; comprehensive Web accessibility checks and fixes for all websites
  • 2012 – UIS Mobile App; development/deployment of new websites; restructure existing websites; brand materials; comprehensive Web accessibility checks and fixes for all websites; completed CMS testing.
  • 2011 – Global script updates; functional updates to websites; development/deployment of new websites; comprehensive Web accessibility checks and fixes for all websites; updated CMS review/testing.
  • 2010 – Global script updates; new homepage; refreshed template for top-level marketing websites; development/deployment of new website; comprehensive code fixes for website fixes; initiated social media integration; Web accessibility checks/fixes; CMS review/testing completed.
  • 2009 – New homepage; development/deployment of new websites; Web accessibility check/fixes.
  • 1996-2008 – Campus Web Policy approved by Chancellor’s Cabinet; Web publishing system reviewed and implemented; development and deployment of new websites; migration of legacy websites; enterprise-wide implementation of Web infrastructure.

 


UIS Homepage Timeline

August 2013 – Present

UIS Homepage 2013

 

July 2010 – August 2013

UIS Homepage Preview, 2011

 

2009

UIS Homepage Preview, 2009

 

2007

UIS Homepage Preview, 2007

 

2006

UIS Homepage Preview, 2006

 

2004

UIS Homepage Preview, 2004

 

2002

UIS Homepage Preview, 2002

 

2001

UIS Homepage Preview, 2001

 

2000

UIS Homepage Preview, 2000

 

1998
- Screen grab from Internet Archive. Missing graphics on left-side.

UIS Homepage Preview, 1998

 

1996

UIS Homepage Preview, 1996

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