Andrew Web Publishing System-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Andrew Web Publishing System (AWPS)

The Andrew Web Publishing System (AWPS) is a service for publishing a website hosted on the server.

The AWPS is self-service and does not include web development tools. You create and maintain your own website files, then upload them to The AWPS supports websites built using HTML, CSS, Javascript, and jQuery. It does not support server-side dynamic content, PHP, or server-side includes.

You need HTML knowledge to build a website with the AWPS. Consult an online tutorial, or use a web authoring tool such as Dreamweaver, available in the Computing Services Computer Labs.


The AWPS is available to faculty and staff in all:

  • Academic and administrative departments
  • Research groups, centers, and labs that have official departmental recognition and an official name


Request an AWPS Collection




Transfer Files
Prepare for Publishing
Publish a Collection
Administer a Collection
Computing Services Computer Labs
CMU Web Brand Standards
HTML Tutorial

Need Help?

Contact the Help Center
412-268-4357 (HELP)