USIT holds the responsibility for the operation and development of the central IT services at the UiO. USIT also has the professional responsibility for the local IT staff at the university's various units. This means providing the infrastructure and the IT services and solutions which the University of Oslo needs to reach the goals for education, research, communication and administrative activities.
- The assignments include development, operation and maintenance of various types of IT solutions across the higher education sector
- In total, this activity is about 1/3 of USIT's business and amounts to between 50 and 100 FTEs