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 on our about page, see how technology governance works, and browse the 2015-2020 Technology Plan. A detailed organization chart is also available.

  • AS&IR provides information, analyses, and reporting resources to the Boston University’s constituents. This includes reporting of official university data, development of data dashboards visualizations and other business intelligence resources, and administration of the University’s Data Governance Program. ... 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 »

  • 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 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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 »

  • Shared Infrastructure provides technical infrastructure services across the broad spectrum of BU.  These “shared” services generally support all schools and constituent groups in some manner.  Shared Infrastructure is composed of Research Computing, Infrastructure Operations, and Network Services.... more »