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Information Technology

The Division of Information Technology (DOIT) provides strategic leadership and operational support for information technology, instructional services, e-learning and research cyberinfrastructure at the University of South Carolina.


  • Enterprise system support, including most major business systems (e.g., ERP)
  • Blackboard (learning management system)
  • Wide-area networking design, support and remediation
  • Distance learning infrastructure support
  • Access to Internet2 and other national and international resources, including memberships to EDUCAUSE and the New Media Consortium
  • Research cyberinfrastructure support
  • Consultation on audio, video and classroom design
  • Information security services, including education, prevention and remediation
  • System-wide leadership in managing data assets to support the mission

Key Contacts

Douglas Foster, Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer
Jeff Farnham, Associate Vice President and Deputy Chief Information Officer
Michael C. Kelly, Chief Data Officer
Linda L. Mihalik, Director, Enterprise Academic Technology Initiatives


Office of System Planning