uPortal is the leading open source enterprise portal framework built by and for the higher education community.  uPortal continues to evolve through contributions from its global community and is supported by resources, grants, donations, and memberships fees from academic institutions, commercial affiliates, and non-profit foundations.

uPortal is built on open standards-based technologies such as Java and XML, and enables easy, standards-based integration with authentication and security infrastructures, single sign-on secure access, campus applications, web-based content, and end user customization.  uPortal can easily integrate with other enterprise systems and can be customized for specific local needs. The powerful layout management system enables a dynamic, personal view for users with multiple roles. For information on the many portlets available for uPortal, see Portlets. The user experience is further enhanced and made accessible through use of the Fluid skinning system. uPortal is one of the most widely deployed open source enterprise portal frameworks, having been adopted by hundreds of higher education institutions, K-12 schools and research communities world wide

uPortal is mobile-ready for a wide variety of mobile devices! The resposive theme adapts to any sized device. Native mobile apps can easily be developed using the companion uMobile framework. This allows for easy deployment of native iPhone or Android campus apps that can include authentication, personalization and user customization. For more information, see uMobile.

Forever Free!

You may download uPortal and use it on your site at no cost. Unlike our competitors, uPortal is 100% free open source software managed by Apereo. Our community has access to all releases of the uPortal software with absolutely no costs. We welcome contributions from our community of all types and sizes.


Announcing uPortal 4.2.1

The uPortal Developer Community is proud to announce 4.2.1

This version of uPortal is a maintenance/bug-fix release of the 4.2 minor version.  It includes 21 bug fixes and enhancements in total, but the primary motivation for this new patch release is updating to the new Java Portlet API 2.1 specification.

Announcing uPortal 4.2.0

The uPortal Developer Community is proud to announce the release of the next minor version of uPortal:  4.2.0!

uPortal 4.2.0-M1 Released

The uPortal developers are pleased to announce the release of uPortal 4.2.0-m1, a milestone release towards uPortal 4.2.0.

uPortal 4.1.2 Released

This version of uPortal is a maintenance/bug-fix release of the 4.1 minor version.

uPortal 4.1.2 Released

This version of uPortal is a maintenance/bug-fix release of the 4.1 minor version.

uPortal 4.1.1 now available

uPortal 4.1.1 is a patch release of uPortal 4.1

uPortal 4.0.15 is now available

uPortal 4.0.15 is a patch release of uPortal 4.0

uPortal shipped vulnerable CAS client

Java CAS Client release of version 3.3.2 fixes critical security defect (CVE-2014-4172).

uPortal 4.1.0 now available

uPortal 4.1.0 is now available, providing a responsive design theme by default, multi-tenancy features, and numerous fixes and enhancements.

uPortal 4.0.14 released

uPortal 4.0.14 is now available!  Head on over to the release page to learn more.

uPortal 4.0.14 Release Announcement

Apereo is proud to announce uPortal 4.0.14, continuing in our regular patch releases of uPortal 4.0.

See the release page in the wiki.

uPortal security release

uPortal has been released in response to a security vulnerability UP-3754.

uMobile 1.1 RC1

Jasig is proud to announce the first release candidate of uMobile version 1.1.