USD Website Redesign

Drop Shadow

Frequently Asked Questions

Why are we switching from Contribute to Cascade Server?

Users will have greater flexibility and control over website content in the new CMS. See Why Switch to a CMS page for a detailed comparison.

Will the look and feel of my site change with the switch to Cascade Server?

The look and feel of the main USD website and department sites will not change at this time but will change during the USD website redesign.

When will my site be transitioned from Contribute to Cascade Server?

See the Migration Timeline page to learn when your site will be transitioned to Cascade Server.

How long will it take for my site to be transitioned into Cascade Server?

It will take about three weeks for most department websites to be transitioned to Cascade Server. Larger or more complex sites may require additional transition time.

When should I attend a Cascade Server training class?

You should attend a Cascade Server training class around the transition start date for your site.

Where can I find the Cascade Server training schedule?

Cascade Server Training Classes

I have more questions.

Please email us at web@sandiego.edu.