University of Colorado IT Environment | Office of Information Technology

University of Colorado IT Environment

Last Updated: 03/27/2017


While a majority of IT services on campus are provided by OIT, there are IT systems that are managed by University Information Systems (UIS), which manages enterprise IT systems for all four University of Colorado campuses. Additionally the Libraries, Arts & Sciences, and Faculty Affairs manage and deliver services. Below is a high level list of who does what.

Services Managed and Delivered by OIT

  • Campus Wired and Wireless Network
  • Campus Telephone Infrastructure
  • the Campus Web Site (Jointly developed with University Communications)
  • Online Learning Environment (Desire2Learn)
  • Faculty/Staff email & calendaring (Microsoft Exchange 2007)
  • Student Email (CULink)
  • Course Email Lists
  • Security (VPN, Firewalls, antivirus, encryption)
  • Support (walk-in, deployed, phone, email, Academic Technology Consultants)
  • Windows File Services

Services Delivered by UIS

  • PeopleSoft Finance and Expense System (Concur)
  • PeopleSoft HR
  • CU-SIS  - Includes:
    • Campus Solutions (Student Info System)
    • Document Management (Singularity)
    • myCUInfo Portal (Jointly developed and managed by UIS and OIT)
    • CRM (Customer Relationship Management)
    • DARS (Degree Audit System)
  • Data Warehouse
  • My.CU Portal
  • Cognos Reporting
  • InfoEd Electronic Research Administration

Services Provided by University Communications/Web Communications

  • Emergency Communication System (Rave)
  • Web consulting & development

Examples of Other Departments Campus-wide Systems

  • Norlin Library: Chinook
  • Arts & Sciences: Academic Advising, Orientation
  • Faculty Affairs: Faculty Information System