Waterloo Content Management System (WCMS)

The Waterloo Content Management System (WCMS) is the centrally supported website creation and maintenance tool at the University.

Benefits of the WCMS include:

  • an easy to use web-interface
  • helps to ensure accessibility and usability
  • promotes a common University look across sites
  • no software to purchase
  • you don't have to worry about managing servers, upgrading software, managing revisions and backups, etc.

WCMS training & support

Migration support

Features & functionality

External developers (non-WCMS staff) developing for the WCMS

What's available:

Website hosting
Resources, support, and training
Web forms
Content utilized by Open Data and the Portal
Web-based voting

Who can use this service:

  • Graduate Students
  • Instructors
  • Faculty
  • Researchers
  • Staff
  • IT Support Staff

How to request this service:

Send a request to rt-ist-wcms@rt.uwaterloo.ca

Average length of time to complete request:

General WCMS inquiries are normally responded to within one business day.

Support for this service:


No cost.


EC2 - East Campus 2
200 University Ave West