About OIS


The OIS is part of the University's Information Technology ('IT') department and is located in Corpus Christi Hall, Suite 203.

The responsibilities of the OIS include:

  1. Compliance: Overseeing the University's compliance with various information security regulations, e.g.,
     PCI, HIPAA, TAC 202, FERPA, etc.
  2. Incidents: Investigating incidents that might have information security consequences, e.g., theft of a laptop,
     hacking, malware.
  3. Education: Informing the community about information security principles, news, and best practices.
  4. Initiatives: Executing various information-security initiatives, e.g., campus-wide deployment of anti-virus
     software, routine penetration testing.


Lionel Cassin
Information Security Officer
(361) 825-2124

Susan Quinn
Information Security Analyst
(361) 825-2152

Contact the OIS

For any questions or comments regarding information security, please e-mail: ois@tamucc.edu

For immediate assistance with computer issues, please contact the IT Help Desk (see contact information on the left side of this page), or the Information Security Officer at (361) 825-2124.