Drupal is the official content management system (CMS) of the University of Minnesota. It is an open source content management platform used by many organizations around the world, including institutions of higher education, to build and maintain websites and web applications. The University has a robust list of available Drupal modules for organizing and presenting your web content.

Versions of Drupal

  • Drupal Enterprise, the newest version of the content management platform, is available for developers to explore and use. 
  • Drupal Lite is a simpler version of the University's Drupal Enterprise platform. It is geared for anyone who is not a developer but would like to create a small or medium site. Learn more about Drupal Lite.

Drupal Support


  • Provides a pre-built framework on which to create a website
  • Is already integrated with the University’s single sign-on
  • Gives you access to the Folwell Web Themea resource library with design and code already in place
  • Lets you easily add open-sourced modules for custom features