Tracy Schroeder,
Vice President

Information Services & Technology at Boston University is dedicated to providing best-in-class IT services to support outstanding education, preeminent research, vibrant campus life and effective administration. IS&T is led by Vice President Tracy Schroeder and is comprised of eight primary departments, described below, with over 400 employees.

To learn more about IS&T, review our Mission, Vision, and Values statement, see how technology governance works, and browse the 2015-2020 Technology Plan. A detailed organization chart is also available.

  • Client Services & Support is IS&T’s primary client-facing department, and consists of five teams all dedicated to providing Best-in-Class support for the BU Community, focusing on a culture of service. ... more »

  • The Educational Technology team works with faculty and academic staff to enhance the use of teaching and learning technologies... more »

  • The Information Security team is responsible for the protection of sensitive information at Boston University and helping the University community understand how to secure its computing and electronic resources... more »

  • The Research Computing Services group provides computing and visualization resources and services to support research that has specialized computation, storage, bandwidth, or graphics requirements... more »

  • Made of up three primary groups, the Projects, Communication & Administration department oversees the day-to-day finance, HR, and administrative needs of IS&T, internal and external communication and also tracks, organizes, and facilitates project management planning and project life cycles.... more »

  • In support of the IS&T mission, the Applications group's primary responsibility is to implement and support the University's administrative and academic enterprise systems... more »

  • The Enterprise Architecture team provides guidance to technology projects, supporting the reliability, interoperability and sustainability of the technology, information, and business processes that are in use by the community... more »

  • Communication & Collaboration Services is responsible for planning, designing, and deploying technology-enhanced communication and collaboration resources at BU... more »