The University of Texas at Austin

University Blog Service


The University Blog Service is a WordPress Multisite platform available for use by faculty, staff, and students. Sites can be requested and used to establish a web presence under the domain.

Please note that this service is not approved for course-related activities and does not meet the FERPA requirements or hosting Confidential data. Faculty and students are strongly encouraged to utilize Canvas for fulfilling their classroom and instructional needs.


  • Log in with your UT EID login information
  • Control the visibility of your blog
  • Customize the look of your blog with six available themes, including two UT-branded themes
  • Track statistics, including how many people have visited your blog
  • A Web address in the domain


University Blog Service is available at no cost to faculty, staff, and students.

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!