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Short Links Service

The Short Links service lets you shorten lengthy URLs. 

  • Short Links Service

    The Short Links service lets you shorten lengthy URL's in the utexas.edu family of domains.  The URLs generated by the Short Links service are easier to share in e-mails, through instant messaging (IM), and over the phone.

    If you see the below message when attempting to create a ShortLink, you will need to submit a request to have the specific domain you want added to the service. 

    When requesting a domain be added, specify the domain in the "additional comments" field.

    Available to:Students,Faculty and Staff
    Features
    • Create shorter versions of long URLs for example,  http://www.utexas.edu/its/news/072008/iphone20.php becomes http://links.utexas.edu/dkswti.
    • Track the usage of the short URLs you have created
    • Download tracking statistics in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet
    • Include an optional splash screen to display the true destination
    Cost

    The short links service is available at no cost to faculty, staff, and students.

    Service Level Objectives

    Routine requests are typically addressed within one business day.  
    UT Service Desk staff may escalate requests as needed.
     
    Technical Support
    Technical support is available during normal business hours:
    M-F 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  

    UT Service Desk    
    512-475-9400
    Create a Ticket
    Direct Email help@its.utexas.edu