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Web Services

Chico State Web Hosting

Create your business related site

Websites are now becoming a mandatory way to communicate with an audience. With a limited amount of restraints at a low fee, Web Services is offering the campus community a solution to launch their own website. 

The Chico State Hosting solution is meant for sites that fall outside Cascade restraints. For example:

  • Department blogs
  • Department research site
  • Photo gallery blog

How can I get an account?

To request a site submit a support ticket(opens in new window), sites have a yearly fee for web hosting. If you'd like to have a custom domain name you’ll need to buy one from a third-party service. This cost is an extra cost from our yearly fee.

Third-party services that sell domains:

  • GoDaddy 
  • Host Gator
  • Domain.com

How much does it cost?

The yearly fee of $47.85 covers the cost of:

  • Web hosting
  • Initial configuration
  • Branding/Accessibility audit

All other support or content updates will be charged at an hourly rate of $35.85 state & $51.90 aux.

Terms of Use

CSU, Chico’s Web Hosting is a service for sites that fall outside Cascade usage restraints. It gives the University community web hosting at a low fee with the necessary support to get started. With branding guidance from University Communication and accessibility support from Web Services.

The University reserves the right to monitor Chico State Hosting sites and disable any users in violation of the user agreement.

Please carefully review the Chico Web Hosting User Agreement in its entirety before proceeding.