BrownSites is the University's Drupal-based web content management system (CMS). BrownSites runs most of the University’s websites hosted on 

The Office of University Communications partners closely with Computing & Information Services (CIS) to offer BrownSites to the University community. In this partnership, OUC provides leadership for visual design, content strategy and user experience. We also directly support the University's web content editors.

Training and Support

CIS offers training for new and continuing web content editors. If you are a trained web content editor and you need assistance, please visit the CIS Knowledgebase help pages about BrownSites.

New Site Requests

Send inquiries about new websites directly to


Contact us  — we will discuss your web and digital communication goals and how we can help you address them.