GitLab & Git Guidelines

  • UCSC staff, faculty, and students can create projects for instructional and non-commercial academic research.
  • By default, users may create 20 personal projects.
  • The system handles 500 users logged in at the same time.
  • Projects cannot store confidential or restricted information or data that needs protection levels of P3 or P4.
  • Limits on the size of a single file in a repository:
    • Max attachment - 10 MB
    • Max import size - 15 MB
    • Max push -unlimited 

This service has a two-hour maintenance window between 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM PST on the third Thursday of each month. Server security patching is scheduled in the Spring and Fall on one Saturday. GitLab may be unavailable during that time.