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Chief Information Officer (CIO)

The University’s Chief Information Officer oversees key central IT units for the University that enable both academic and administrative functions and that support faculty, staff, and students. Operational services include infrastructure, applications, and end user support services that scale across the University (and in some cases include the hospital). In addition, Information Security provides both pro-active and reactive security services, security consulting, and IT policy creation.

Information Technology Services LogoInformation Technology Services (ITS)

Information Technology Services is the central service provider for information technology services across the University. Providing over 100 services, ITS’ mission is to promote information technology as a strategic resource throughout the University and to exemplify service excellence.

Enterprise Infrastructure

Enterprise Infrastructure (EI) provides support for networks, telephony, data centers, storage and computing platforms, email and calendaring, identity management.

Enterprise Applications

Enterprise Applications (EA) provides support for ERP systems (Human Resources, Financial, and Student Information systems), and departmental custom applications.

User Experience and Engagement

User Experience and Engagement (UEE) provides support services such as classroom IT and AV support, departmental computing support (LSP coordination and site licensing), help services (IT help desk and secondary support), customer communications and outreach, and learning management systems (UVaCollab).

Strategic Initiatives & Administration

Strategic Initiatives & Administration provides leadership for Project & Portfolio Management efforts (including direct project management for large-scale, strategic ITS projects); manages the University’s new Identity and Access Management system; plans and coordinates professional development and organizational development activities for the ITS organization; and provides financial planning, analysis, billing and other administrative services for ITS.

Custom Applications & Consulting Services

Custom Applications & Consulting Services (CACS) delivers technology solutions to an array of customers at the University of Virginia. As UVA’s own technology consulting team, we provide expert web, mobile, and application developers, database administrators, and project managers to support your mission.

Information Security

The University of Virginia Information Security office (InfoSec) supports the mission of the University by focusing on the continuous enhancement of information policies and security of UVA's diverse and decentralized computing environment.  InfoSec works in partnership with units and individuals across the University to formulate IT policies, standards, and procedures; assess security risks; establish strategic direction; provide security education and training; implement security safeguards; track security incidents; and oversee the annual risk assessment process to evaluate the effectiveness of IT security controls within the IT environments of all UVA departments. This department also provides information security consultation, guidance, and investigative support to the UVA community.