01. Who We Are

Welcome to the Office of Information Technology @ Texas Southern University. Many significant strides have been made over the last several years to integrate systems throughout campus so that they function interactively as an aggregate unit. Central to this effort has been the consolidation of divergent technology areas into a single Office of Information Technology (OIT) with a clearly defined mission.

This mission has been accomplished by taking a leadership role in university-wide strategic planning for information systems, creating user involvement, and recommending innovative uses of technology to meet the needs of the university. The OIT office works to expand and enhance the quality and quantity of information technology services. These services include: administrative computing, Web content management services, database administration, network services, and the management of the University’s helpdesk services.

Additionally, it plays a vital role in facilitating the university’s utilization of technology to improve services to the public at the lowest cost. OIT responsibilities related to these services fall within the following domains: “Enterprise Architecture, Enterprise Infrastructure, Enterprise Services, Enterprise Applications


02. Our Vision

The Office of Information Technology will become a more aware advocate for student and university technology needs. We will be committed in supporting university core values; proactive in analyzing trends and data to govern initiatives; become more service-oriented; and become a trusted strategic business partner of the university by concentrating on ROI and business value to support student success.

Our vision will lay the foundation for our core IT strategic goals of Ensuring Student Success, Enhancing Academic Excellence, Supporting the Infrastructure, Pursuing Innovation and Securing Our Financial Future.

03. Our Mission

The mission of the Office of Information Technology is to provide strategic vision, leadership, and quality IT solutions for all things technology with a service-centric mindset for Texas Southern University staff and students.

04. Our Values

Integrity as center of Business Acumen, Work Ethic, Continuous Improvement