uPortal is the leading open source enterprise portal framework built by and for higher education institutions, K-12 schools and research communities.  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. 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. 

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.


2018 Unicon Open Source Support Briefing - uPortal

Wednesday, January 24, 10:00 a.m. PT / 1:00 p.m. ET

Unicon Announces Services and Support for Apereo uPortal 5

Services for uPortal include Implementation, Customization, Integration, Standards Testing (Performance, Accessibility, and Security), Upgrades, and Technical Support via Unicon’s Open Source Support program. www.unicon.net/about/news/unicon-announces-services-and-support-apereo-u...

2017 uPortal Developer Days

Join us in Madison, Wisconsin, for uPortal Developer Days December 5-7!

uPortal Collaboration at Open Apereo 2017

As you plan your travel to Open Apereo, consider staying for the uPortal Collaboration days Wednesday afternoon and Thursday immediately following the conference.

uPortal Accessibility Audit and Remediation

Unicon embarked on an audit to ensure that uPortal meets the Web Content Accessibility Standards AA level rating (WCAG 2.0 AA).

uPortal 5 Roadmap

The uPortal Steering Committee, project committers, and uPortal adopters met virtually in early September to discuss the uPortal roadmap and plans for uPortal 5.

New uPortal Steering Committee Members

The following have been elected members of the uPortal Steering Committee.

Announcing uPortal 4.3.0

The uPortal Developer Community is proud to announce 4.3.0

Announcing uPortal 4.2.2

The uPortal Developer Community is proud to announce 4.2.2