University Commons

Search through 376 open-source higher education projects

What is This?

University Commons is a search engine for open-source higher education projects. The project's goal is to catalog and promote open-source options in higher education, ranging from small components to full-scale systems.

Add Your Project

To add your project, simply open an issue on GitHub, describing your project.

If your project meets the guidelines outlined below, it will be added to the University Commons.


Projects within the University Commons must meet four guidelines:

  • Open-Source: The source code of the project must be publicly accessible online
  • Related to Higher Education: The project must be related specifically to higher education
  • Shareable: The project must have applicability beyond a single university or organization
  • Active: The project must not be deprecated or obsolete