DoIT Shared Tools - GitLab - Service & Eligibility

A shared instance of GitLab ( is available to UW-Madison researchers, faculty, staff and certain affiliates. Through delegated administration schools and divisions maintain their groups and sub-groups.

GitLab supports a wide variety of clients, provides maximum flexibility in configuration, and offers many features. The ultimate tier features are included in this GitLab for Campuses license. Some features may not be enabled yet.

Eligible Populations

  • Current faculty and staff
  • Current students
  • Current employees of UW System with a specific need to collaborate on projects in DoIT's GitLab service
  • Current contractors of UW-Madison or UW System with a specific need to collaborate on projects in DoIT's GitLab service

Non-Eligible Populations

  • Former faculty and staff
  • Former students
  • Contractors or UW System staff without specific need for access  

Requirements for Login

  • A valid UW-Madison NetID
  • Ability to log in with Duo Multi-Factor Authentication
  • (Test instance only) UW-Madison campus IP address or connection to WiscVPN

Login Resources

If you believe that you meet the eligibility criteria but are not able to access GitLab, please contact the DoIT Help Desk.

Need a GitLab Group?

If you need a GitLab group or want to know more about the current service offering(s), please contact the Shared Tools team to schedule a needs analysis.

Service Window

GitLab maintenance is performed on Tuesday nights from 10 pm to 11:59 pm. During this time, the service may be unavailable. All outages are listed on

Keywords:doit gitlab registry login access service eligible eligibility netid window maintenance   Doc ID:121442
Owner:Benjamin S.Group:Shared Tools
Created:2022-09-19 11:54 CDTUpdated:2023-05-11 11:26 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, Shared Tools
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