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Our Mission

The Information Security Office provides policies, tools, and the processes to protect the information resources of the University of Arizona, using a shared responsibility model.


The Information Security Office aspires to be a higher education leader for information security, creating trusted solutions, and allowing for seamless support for the research and teaching mission of the University of Arizona.


Our Guiding Principles

  • Foster a culture committed to security
  • Make it easier to "do the right thing"
  • Consistent, comparable, repeatable security practices
  • Enable compliance through automation
  • Data-informed continuous improvement

Our Team

Timothy Schwab
Chief Information Security Officer

ISO Teams

  • The Information Security Office Governance, Risk, & Compliance (ISO GRC) team helps to create a risk-informed University culture by providing trusted solutions, consultation services, and cybersecurity training.
  • The ISO Security Operations Center (ISO-SOC) seeks to minimize the impact of realized risk scenarios through incident response.

For more team information, visit the Information Security Office's Communications SharePoint Site (NetID and password required).