Carnegie Mellon University

Governance Areas

The Office of the CIO is responsible for the oversight of of policies, procedures, guidelines, and guidance that support all university IT operations.  

Governance is divided into three areas:

IT Governance     |     Data Governance     |     Strategic Governance

IT Governance

Policies, procedures, guidelines, and guidance that focus on safe computing and the responsible use and access of information systems that support the university.

Data Governance

A framework of policies and processes aimed at defining and managing the quality, consistency, usability, security, and availability of information practiced at the enterprise level and across the information lifecycle.

Strategic Governance

Governance to provide a consistent, comprehensive method to request, strategically assess and approve information technology investments across the university.