About Web Advisory Group

The Web Advisory Group is a campus-level committee that provides direction and oversight in the daily presentation of UC Santa Cruz through its web presence. The committee connects the campus vision and goals for the web presence to the tools, services, information architecture, and standards necessary to achieve the desired state. Web Advisory develops policies, standards, and implementation plans for campus adoption.

Schedule: The Web Advisory Group meets bi-weekly. For scheduling, contact Sherry Main.

Chaired by:

  • Rob Knight, Director of Digital Communications, UR Communications & Marketing
  • David Turner, Manager of Web, Mobile & Project Management, ITS APM

Meetings: Monthly
Topical Working Subcommittee(s): Workgroups as needed

Charge:

The Web Advisory Group is responsible for providing web presence direction and oversight for UC Santa Cruz.
The committee connects the campus vision and goals for the web presence to the tools, services, information architecture, and standards necessary to achieve the desired state.
This committee is charged with:
  • Providing campus-wide oversight for projects that create or enhance campus web presence
  • Recommending projects in support of the campus vision for web presence
  • Identifying and maintaining criteria for “official” UCSC websites that would fall under content and usability standards
  • Drafting and proposing web development standards to include accessibility, usability, branding, and information integration
  • Assessing and recommending a suite of tools to support the campus web presence; periodically reviewed
  • Regularly assess and report on compliance with standards across official UCSC websites
  • Report policy and strategy level issues to Web Program Leadership Team