IT Security DIT provides IT compliance services and resources to ensure that the University of Maryland community complies with IT-security-related laws, policies, regulations, standards and best practices. This is achieved by offering departmental security assessments, compliance guidance and documentation, security consultations, and more.

Additionally, Project NEThics℠ promotes the responsible use of information technology through user education and policy enforcement and consults with faculty, students, and staff on issues of legal and ethical use of computing resources, including interpretation of university policies.