SMU's Web Content Authoring System

Getting Started

 Sitecore is available to only authorized SMU faculty, staff, and students.

Logging In

  1. Click the Sign In button above to launch Sitecore.
  2. At the welcome screen, enter your SMU ID and your SMU Password.

    Sitecore Login

  3. Click the Log In button on the Sitecore welcome screen.

Access Your Content

Your site can be edited within the Content Editor. For more information about editing your site, please see Using Sitecore on the SMU Wiki.

Getting Help & Support

There are many ways to get help with Sitecore. For most basic "how to" questions, we encourage all of our users to contact IT Help Desk or use the Sitecore Knowledge Base on the SMU Wiki. For training and tutorials, please visit the Training On-Demand page. We also have several opportunities for Sitecore in-person trainings and webinars per year on our IT Training page.

Sitecore Basics Video Tutorial

The help you get familiar with using Sitecore, we have recorded this Sitecore Basics webinar.


Documentation and Training

Sitecore Guides

Video Tutorials


  • Additional training and webinars can be found on the OIT Training page.
  • One-on-one training is available for editors who have already attended a training class and need extra assistance.

About Sitecore

Sitecore is the global leader in experience management software that enables context marketing. The Sitecore® Experience Platform™ manages content, supplies contextual intelligence, automates communications, and enables personalized commerce, at scale. It empowers marketers to deliver content in context of how customers have engaged with their brand, across every channel, in real time—before, during, and after a sale. More than 4,900 brands––including American Express, Carnival Cruise Lines, easyJet, and L’Oréal–– have trusted Sitecore for context marketing to deliver the personalized interactions that delight audiences, build loyalty, and drive revenue.

Sitecore and The Sitecore Experience Platform are either registered trademarks or tradermarks  of Sitecore Corporation A/S in the USA and other countries. All other brand names, product names or trademarks belong to their respective holders. Sitecore reserves the right to alter product and services offerings, and specifications and pricing at any time without notice.