IT at the UW

IT Governance and Oversight

  • IT Governance - Three information technology governance boards provide advice and guidance on IT strategies, priorities, and services.
  • Data Management Committee - The DMC works for consistent approaches to data management, defining ways to support coordination, collaboration, and efficiency, and developing recommendations for institutional data related to access, quality, security, and more.
  • Privacy Assurance and Systems Security (PASS) Council - The PASS Council promotes a collaborative approach to information security and privacy at the UW and provides advice to the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).

Policies and Guidelines

IT Organizations and Groups

IT Related Research and Advising Services

Core Gartner Research Access

Gartner research resources are available to current University of Washington faculty, students, and staff. To access Gartner research resources, use your UW NetID to log in at If you are sent a direct link to a Gartner article, you will have to login at before you can access the link.

gtpGartner for Technology Professionals (GTP) Access

Technology professionals at the University of Washington have access to more Gartner resources, unlimited analyst dialogues and architecture document reviews, as well as technology consulting. If you are a technology professional, and you have logged in at, but you see the white screen shown above rather than the blue screen shown to the left, please request access to GTP. Under a contract agreement with Gartner, information technology employees at the UW are given access to this service. This service is not available to faculty or students under this agreement.

Last modified: January 15, 2015