The mission of the Office of Information Resources
Technology (OIRT) is to provide and promote information
technology services that support the University community
and provide leading technology for the drastic changing
environment as well as to create an IT-intensive environment
that facilitates teaching, learning, research and administration.
OIRT currently contains the following four divisions:
University Systems and Security - oversees the design, installation, and maintenance of the campus network. USAS provides direct access to the Internet, Webmail, and many other resources throughout the campus; including academic departments and offices, computing service labs, and residence halls.
Telephone and Voice Services - provides the campus with both basic and advanced telecommunications services. They provide phone service, establish voice mail, coordinate repairs, add, move, and change phone numbers for the faculty, staff and students on both campuses.
Management Information Systems- provides and delivers technical support and assistance for all administrative functions using datatel's software applications. Design and implement user maintenance and reporting programs by working closely with system end users to define, design and implement solutions which meet user needs. Customize, modify programs report writing, documentation and facilitate computer and system usage through in house training and hands on assistance to users.
Computing Services - manages the University computer labs, develops and maintains the configurations of the laptop and desktop PCs, handles the PC software site licenses, runs the Novell servers, and provides general support for PCs at the University.