About the Office of Information Technology

Dr. Michael H. HitesWelcome to the website for the Office of Information Technology at Southern Methodist University.

Our mission is to support and enhance the academic and administrative activities of Southern Methodist University.

To fulfill its mission, OIT provides computing, information processing, and communications resources to satisfy the needs of faculty, students, and staff, and offers comprehensive support services to help them use technology effectively and creatively.

OIT is dedicated to actively seeking input from its customers, understanding their needs and challenges, and working with them to implement appropriate solutions. In its leadership role, OIT is committed to creating and nurturing the vital information technology environment required for SMU to achieve its vision of excellence in education.

Please let us know what we can do to better serve you, the SMU community.

Dr. Michael H. Hites
Chief Information Officer for Information Technology