Welcome to Online Platforms

Online Platforms is a group within Syracuse University’s Office of Marketing and Communications. We provide web-based solutions that enable departments, divisions, and individuals within the SU community to publish and collaborate online. The OP team is responsible for platform architecture, content architecture and publishing, branding and design, and web development. Our main services include Expressions and Cobalt. Additionally, we manage 20-30 student consultants called Spiders , who work as graphic designers, web developers, application developers, and content publishers.