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Office of Information Technology

Information Technology Governance

Information Technology (IT) Governance provides the framework that ensures the efficient and effective use of IT in enabling SMU to achieve its strategic goals and objectives. Our goal is to optimize the value of IT Portfolio by doing the right projects.

We welcome your requests for IT projects. These may be projects that solve a current problem on campus, or projects that would add valuable new capabilities to the campus. Submissions will be presented to the IT Governance Council for approval and prioritization. To see a list of submitted ideas, select "View Submitted Ideas" button below.


To enter your request, please use the 'Submit Idea' button below. You will be prompted to sign in. Please enter your SMU ID and Password, and then click Login.



SMU Governance Committees & Councils

ATC Academic Technology Council
This council serves as a primary steward of SMU's academic technology strategy.
ATSC Automation Technology Steering Committee
This council participates in strategic planning for all the SMU Libraries automation/technology issues.
DGSC Data Governance Steering Committee
This council provides guidance and direction to data administrators, or those with data management influence.
ERP Enterprise Resource Planning
This council provides guidance for continuous improvement in the use of the PeopleSoft system.
ISAC Information Security Advisory Council
This council assists with timely enforcement of security policies and practices.
ITLC Information Technology Steering Committee
This council serves to ensure IT Strategy is aligned with academic and business areas.