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On May 22, 2023, University IT's Jira will move to the cloud, bringing new features and enhanced functionality for streamlining team collaboration efforts. To learn more, visit What's New in Jira Cloud and the Jira Cloud Frequently Asked Questions.

University IT’s Jira and Confluence Services Move to the Cloud

May 15, 2023

Jira and Confluence are Moving to the Cloud

March 10, 2023

JIRA by Atlassian is the issue-tracking tool for bugs, enhancements, tasks, and change requests related to both production support and new system development. 


  • Track your work and break it down into manageable chunks
  • Assign work to the right person
  • Add statuses, priorities, comments, attachments
  • Use add-ons

Designed for

JIRA is available for use by any Stanford faculty, staff, department or business unit. 


Must have an active SUNet ID

Data security

May be used to store Low and Moderate Risk Data, as defined by the Information Security Office.


Free of charge

Get started

To request setup and access for your group or department, please submit a Help request.

Get help

For assistance, please submit a Help request

Last modified May 22, 2023