How to Use the CMS-Templates and CMS - Carnegie Mellon University

How to Use the CMS

This section contains step-by-step instructions for the tasks you will be performing in the CMS. Please select a specific task in the left navigation for further instructions.

New Users

To be added as a new user, please have the Project Sponsor or Project Lead of the CMS site send a request to You may inquire who the Project Sponsor and Project Lead are at the same email address.

All new users of the CMS are required to have an initial training session with the CMS team. The session lasts about an hour, and the CMS team will come out to a location on campus convenient for you. Please have your computer or laptop available with the Firefox browser installed for the training.

New Sites

If you are building a brand new site, please refer to the Startup Guide for New Sites.