Academic & Administrative Model

Designed for University departments, centers, programs, and administrative offices, this model offers two options — Princeton Site Builder (formerly the Drupal Template System) tiered to meet the needs of those with no or very limited budgets, and Princeton Drupal Custom for those who request custom site design and development.

 

Princeton Site Builder

Built using the OIT-Management Drupal Template System, this option provides you with a framework for a content-ready website using an existing design template.  

What's Included

  • Point and click website building tool
  • A responsive base theme which conforms to University branding standards.
  • An accessible site compliant with Section 508 of the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Standardized content types for popular content needs including, news, events, people profiles, course listing, pages, forms, ...
  • Built using common modules and features 
  • Integration with Timeline event calendar
  • Continuous improvements and new features
  • CAS Authentication
  • Multiple content authoring user roles
  • OIT takes care of system updates and patches
  • Training and support are provided by OIT
  • Drupal Template User Guide

Princeton Site Builder Options

Optional Services

Partner with WDS to help you build your website.

  • Project Management
  • Content Strategy and Planning
  • User Research and Usability Testing
  • Design and Theming (minimally customized)
Web Hosting

Hosted and supported by OIT at no additional cost. This includes updates to system code and security.

Rates

Tier 1: No Cost

The no-cost option provides you with a framework for a content-ready site, using an existing design template. 

Tier 2: Low Cost

For a low cost, we offer optional services to help you with your website goals.  

Princeton Drupal Custom

Built using the Drupal platform, WDS works with you to fully configure a custom Drupal website.

What's Included

  • A responsive base theme which conforms to University branding standards.
  • An accessible site compliant with Section 508 of the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Common and custom content types
  • Custom configurations
  • 3rd party integration modules
  • Search configuration and content filtering
  • Views
  • Workflows
  • Some automated content migration
  • CAS Authentication
  • Multiple content authoring user roles
  • OIT takes care of system updates and patches
  • Training and support are provided by OIT
  • Drupal Custom User Guide

Custom Options

Standard Services
  • Project Management
  • Content Strategy and Planning
  • User Research and Usability Testing
  • Custom Web Design and Theming
  • Web Development
  • Training and Support
Web Hosting

Hosted and supported by OIT at no additional cost. This includes updates to system code and security.

Rates

Tier 3: Cost starts at $20,000

Our integrated web design and application development services, coupled with our in-depth knowledge of the content management system, offers departments a powerful combination for creating high-impact sites. Because our expertise includes the interface and design as well as the underlying technologies, we offer University departments a complete solution. Our custom sites are built for usability, beauty, and compatibility with our supported systems. Costs vary depending on the level of complexity of your site's needs. Our rates start at $100/hour. As with all our sites, technical support, and hosting are provided free of charge.