Request due date for FY14 is not yet determined. Requests are typically due in the early fall, please check back at another time or contact UM-IT-Planning-Request@umich.edu for further assistance.
The annual IT Capital Investment and Shared Service Approval process allows the IT Governance committees to review and compare information technology requests collectively instead of on a case-by-case basis. This approach is similar to the Provost's Capital Projects Process and models the facilities or building capital process as well as the Medical Center Information Technology's (MCIT) approach.
This IT planning process is for the Ann Arbor campus:
This process is used both when a unit has the funding and when they need to request funding. While having the appropriate funding in place is a vital component of preparing a successful proposal, there are a number of other factors and dependencies that must be considered when a unit implements a technology solution. A unit should use the IT Capital Investment and Shared Services Approval when they are planning:
This annual approach has many benefits. It will:
For more information on or for assistance with the IT Capital Investment and Shared Service Approval Process, please contact UM-IT-Planning-Request@umich.edu.