The University of Texas at Austin

Contract Software and Web Development


We are a dedicated group of ITS Application developers, designers and project managers whose goals is to support the UT Austin community in their software development projects.

Our services are available on a contract basis to all departments and colleges throughout the university on a fee-for-service basis. We can provide technical solutions when budget or staffing constraints limit internal resources. Our intimate knowledge of the university, our understanding of institutional goals and mission, and our alignment with other key institutional units afford us the flexibility and efficiency to deliver an experience that meets client goals and institutional priorities. We have a thorough understanding of campus application security and accessibility standards and can ensure that your application complies.


  • Custom software development
  • Application maintenance
  • Requirements gathering
  • Systems analysis and planning
  • Graphic design
  • User experience
  • Usability
  • Database analysis, design, migration and integration


  • Programming Languages: PHP, Python, Javascript, Natural
  • Content Management: Drupal, WordPress
  • Databases: Oracle, MS SQL Server, MySQL, ADABAS


Effective September 1, 2015, the Contract Software and Web Development rate is $85 per hour. The rate is much lower than external market rates for the same type of services , as these projects are priced for cost recovery only.

We Can Help

Get help from an expert:

* ITS Help and Service Desk

* Call us at 512-475-9400

* Submit a help request online

We also have a walk-in service in the first floor lobby of the Flawn Academic Center (FAC). Stop by and let us help you!