Guiding Principles

In order to achieve the vision and goals of the IT strategic plan, the following guiding principles must be adhered to:

  • Aim high for change that will transform Illinois
  • Build a strong governing framework with input from all stakeholders
  • Ensure that projects are seen to their appropriate conclusion
  • Build strong shared services that all parties support and can depend upon
  • Clearly communicate, seek input, and be transparent throughout the implementation¬†process
  • A robust IT funding model is essential to support campus strategic initiatives
  • Include universal design principles as a foundational criterion for all IT projects and¬†resources
  • Ensure that IT resources meet current accessibility and security statutes
  • Value security and privacy¬†