IU Sitehosting

About IU Sitehosting

IU Sitehosting, the replacement for Webserve, is a web hosting service that allows the IU community to publish content for purposes related to the university's mission of education, research, and public service.

IU websites on Webserve that use PHP were disabled on December 23, 2019. Users visiting IU websitesstill on Webserve using PHP will be redirected to https://phperror.sitehost.iu.edu or will receive a 500 internal server error.

All sites still on Webserve, regardless of content, were disabled on April 16, 2020.

Important dates

  • April 16, 2020: All websites on Webserve were disabled. Login access to Webserve accounts and WebserveT (webtest) accounts removed.
  • April 15, 2021: Last date to request an archive copy of Webserve account files. WebserveT (webtest) account files will not be archived.

Key topics

Data management at IU

As with Webserve, IU Sitehosting is cleared for the storage and processing of restricted data or lower. Account owners who wish to process data with higher classifications should work with data stewards and Sitehost administrators (via Web Services Support) to obtain authorization.

From the Knowledge Base


  • sct2@iu.edu
  • 812-856-SCT2 (7282) option 4 or
  • 317-278-SCT2 (7282) option 4