Purpose: This policy is designed to identify and describe the appropriate use of technology resources provided by Millikin University.

Policy: This policy document is an introduction to the issues of legitimate use, information security, and privacy that arise in the use of computers, software, and electronic information. The policy strives to balance the individual's ability to benefit fully from these resources and the University's responsibility to maintain a secure and reasonably allocated computing, information technology, and networked environment.

Procedure: Students and employees at Millikin University routinely use University-owned computers, software, networks, and computerized information. This technology is provided to further University-related business and educational activities. In addition, some individuals may have special administrative or technical responsibility for a computer, network, or database.

Applies to: All members of the Millikin University community.

Definitions: IT (Information Technology)