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Division of Information Technology

Data Stewards

Data Stewards oversee the capture, maintenance, storage, use, and dissemination of University Data and information for a particular function or operation; they may be considered System Owners for stores and systems they purchase, operate, or contract with a third party/service provider to operate and/or host.

University Policy UNIV 1.51

The official roster of data stewards for the University of South Carolina system is provided as a reference to assist university personnel and oraganizations units in determining who to contact.

Should you be unable to locate or identify a designated steward for data that you are seeking, please contact either the listed Data Trustee or the Chief Data Officer, Mike Kelly, at (803) 576-9950 or

Data Trustees should notify the Chief Data Officer of updates or corrections to the roster, which will be re-published as needed.

 For access to student-related data and information systems, users should submit a request through the Data Access Permissions System (DAPS) or through the DoIT Service Desk at 803-777-1800.

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