The Office of the Vice President
for Information Services and Planning

The Office of the Vice President for Information Services and Planning (formerly, Information and Technology Services) was formed in 1998 to unite all information technology and knowledge management areas into a single division.

Mission Statement: Information Services and Planning is committed to providing continued open access to an even greater availability of higher education to STC students by enhancing technology and information services.
 
Information Services and Planning (IS&P) is comprised of over 150 full-time and part-time personnel across the college district.  The division is comprised of the following units:

  • Research and Analytical Services
  • Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment
  • Strategic Planning
  • Technology Resources
  • Library Services and Information Commons
  • Instructional Technologies
  • Library Art Gallery Program

IS&P prides itself in its unique approach to resource and support management through a division-wide adoption of:

  • A Philosophy of Stewardship
  • A Personal Accountability Work Ethic
  • A Commitment to Success for all Students
  • A Dedication to Excellence
  • State-of-the-Art Technology
  • Heavy Investment in Personnel Training and Development
  • Ready Adoption of Best Practices
  • A Culture of Excellence based on Evidence

The Office of the Vice President
for Information Services and Planning

South Texas College
Pecan Campus X-155
3201 W. Pecan Blvd.
McAllen, Texas
78501

T) 956-872-3598
F) 956-872-7230