Information Technology (IT) supports students, faculty, and staff in their use of information and technology resources at Otis College of Art and Design. Otis prepares diverse students of art and design to enrich our world through their creativity, their skill, and their vision. This mission governs the goals for the use of technology at the College. The College is committed to providing members of Otis community with reliable technology and appropriately serving the academic and administrative needs while maintaining system integrity and data security. The goals of IT are to establish productive practices for the use of new technologies, encourage the exploration of innovative techniques for the application of new media, establish processes for determining equitable distributions of technology resources, and promote the integration of new technologies. IT at Otis has three main areas of focus: End-User Computing, Administrative Computing Services, and Technology Infrastructure. Technology discounts are also available through IT.