IT Excellence Strategic Initiative

IT Excellence Strategic Initiative

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) has embarked on a transformative journey towards achieving IT Excellence, a strategic initiative that will position OIT as a vital partner in supporting the success of divisions, departments, and units across the university. This initiative aims to improve customer experience by enhancing IT services, technology infrastructure, and operational processes.The projects arising from IT Excellence will evolve, guided by the following foundational priorities:

  • Operational Excellence
  • Data Informed Decisions
  • System Modernization
  • Innovative Solutions

As the initiative progresses, the evolution of projects under the IT Excellence umbrella will continuously evolve to meet the dynamic needs of the university.


Administrators' Forum Presentation by Paul Padley on IT Excellence: OIT Vision (video of meeting, slides) (1/23/24)

IT Excellence: iO Updates (1/26/24)

iO Evolution (requires Rice login)

F&A's Culture Transformation: Strategic Initiatives (12/21/23)

Charting a Course for Digital Excellence (12/1/23)

F&A Making Great Strides: IT Excellence (10/27/2023)

IT Excellence: Operating with Enhanced Service, Increased Efficiency (9/29/2023)

Exploring IT Excellence (9/1/23)