How do I get a site?

Duke WordPress sites may be created by anyone with official Duke faculty, staff or student status. A Duke NetID is required. Click here to get started.

General support: login and technical issues

For general questions regarding logging in and using WordPress, please contact the OIT Service Desk.

WordPress Training at Duke

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) provides free seminars on Sites@Duke as a part of its ongoing technology training program. Also, a PDF of the seminar handout is available online.

WordPress training is also available through lyndaCampus.  Any Duke student, staff or faculty member can utilize these tutorials. Go to to connect.

Faculty support

Please contact the Center for Instructional Technology for questions regarding using WordPress in your teaching. To set up a training for your class, please fill out a request for OIT OnDemand Training.

Student support

OIT’s Multimedia Project Studios provide walk-in assistance to students on a number of technologies, including WordPress.

Visit and WordPress.TV for more information, guides and tutorials.

Feature Requests

We make changes to Sites@Duke four times a year, in mid-October, mid-December, mid-March, and mid-July. Have a Sites@Duke feature request? Let us know by completing the Feature Request Form so we can consider your feedback for the next maintenance window.