About IT


Information technology is a part of all aspects of everyday life at Emporia State University, including learning and teaching, student life, outreach and community involvement, and university administration. 

Core information technology services at Emporia State University are provided by the Information Technology (IT) department to ensure safe and secure access to our university systems and campus network. Specialized IT resources are all provided to the individual colleges, aceademic departments, administrative offices, and university organizations.


IT Mission, Vision, and Values

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Our Vision

We will provide Emporia State University with technology vision, leadership, and partnership.

Our Mission

IT is committed to technology leadership, awareness, and support for Emporia State University's students, alumni, faculty and staff by identifying innovative solutions and providing the highest quality service and support.

Our Values


We aspire to excellence. We partner with the ESU community to ensure that technology solutions and services meet or exceed their needs.


We thrive on creativity and ingenuity. We seek technology innovation and ideas that can prepare the ESU community for the future of higher education. We promote technology that advances learning, accessibility, and communication. We actively participate in professional development to remain knowledgeable in our field.

"Customer Service"

We value the ESU community above all else. We cultivate respect, loyalty, and trust by providing accurate, responsive, courteous, and consistent support. We listen and respond through open and continual communication.


We treat one another with respect and communicate openly. We foster a collaborative environment while maintaining individual accountability. We believe that great ideas can surface from anywhere within the organization. We continually seek and share knowledge.


We believe that work should be fun. Celebrating achievement is essential to our continued success. We applaud those who can maintain a positive and enthusiastic outlook to motivate and encourage others. We take time to share in camaraderie to enhance personal and professional interaction.