IT & Data Governance

IT Governance

IT Governance

IT Governance is the policies, standards, structures, processes, and guidance established to ensure that the University’s Information Resources supports the mission, goals, objectives, and regulatory requirements as established by UNC System policies, federal and state law and regulation, and University policies. Our Information Technology Governance Policy can be found in the Policy Manual. 

Data Governance

Data Governance

Appalachian State relies upon vast amounts of data to facilitate the University’s mission and objectives. To ensure that data is managed as a material asset, the University has adopted a Data Management Standard that outlines roles and responsibilities need for assuring that institutional data provides value, data compliance requirements are met, and data risks are managed appropriately.