Bridgewater State University is recognized as a regional leader in the application of technology in higher education in the classroom and beyond. With extensive information technology resources, Bridgewater State strives to make technology an integral component of teaching and learning. In addition, BSU's technology supports local government, schools and the regional business environment.
Bridgewater State has a state-of-the-art campus network that includes campus-wide wireless coverage as well as a resilient infrastructure to make it all happen. We have an extensive array of computers available for general use as well as specially tailored discipline-specific labs with the latest software tools to support the mission of teaching and learning. We have deployed computing and presentation technology in all general purpose classrooms and have distributed Internet stations throughout the campus. We have developed a wide range of online applications to support research as well as to meet the administrative needs of the community. We offer Blackboard, a comprehensive learning management system. There are office productivity tools and academic software programs all geared to enriching the academic experience of our students. Our faculty are developing innovative new ways to teach with technology, and they are sharing their experiences with colleagues in forums such as EdTech Day, the CART Celebrations, the Massachusetts Colleges Online conference, and national conferences.
We embrace the community and the region with technology resources like the wireless network, web based applications and many other resources, including electronic resources through the campus library. In recognition of these accomplishments, Bridgewater State University has received multiple awards and placed in national rankings of top colleges in the use of technology.
Interim Vice President of Information Technology, CIO
Bridgewater State University
131 Summer Street
Bridgewater, MA 02325
Information Technology Mission
To enable and advance the success of students, faculty, staff and all related constituent groups through –
- Continuous Improvement
- Diverse Relationships
- Effective Leadership
- Innovative Outcomes
- Operational Excellence
- Strategic Partnerships
Information Technology Values
Adaptive - We strive to evolve and continuously improve everything that we do in response to our ever changing environment with an eye towards personal and professional growth.
Collaborative - We seek and nurture partnerships to promote goodwill, deliver positive outcomes, and foster diversity, teamwork, and success.
Innovative - We choose to experiment and explore new ideas, technologies, and ways of getting things done, to help people achieve success.
Positive - We embody a “can-do” attitude and always focus on how to get things done even in the face of adversity because we know that through teamwork anything is possible.
Responsive - We endeavor to meet the needs of our constituents in an effective and timely manner knowing that we would expect the same from others.
Supportive - We are there for each other and everyone who depends on us any time, day or night, because we are passionate about what we do and take pride in Bridgewater State University.