Current Support Operations

Please be aware that, due to the current SEIU Local 73 strike, support response times will be slower than normal. Thank you for your understanding. is the free shared personal web hosting platform for our faculty, staff, and students at UIC. The default URL for sites on is You can sign up for your account by visiting

AVAILABLE TO: Faculty | Staff | Students

FUNDED BY: University

  • You can manage content using SSH and SFTP clients (like Dreamweaver), or map your account as a network share.
  • is designed to be a personal web publishing platform, so group access is not supported.
  • Each account has a 1 GB maximum disk usage quota.
  • We may install content management systems such as WordPress and Drupal on at your request, but we cannot provide support or troubleshooting.
  • You may use SQLite or request an external MySQL database to use along with your site.
  • PHP and CGI are supported (codewrap and cgiwrap are no longer required).
    Custom Perl and PHP libraries may be installed in your home directory.
  • You may use .htaccess for access control, error pages, and redirects, among other things.
  • Web server logs are available in your home directory (/home/NetID/logs).

Service Level Agreement

Service Request Fulfillment Time In Development
Incident Resolution Time In Development
Service Availability In Development
Maintenance Window(s) In Development
Service Notification Channel(s) In Development
Reviewed to Ensure SLA Meets Business Requirements In Development
Date Reviewed In Development
Service Owner: Ed Zawacki (Interim)