The purpose of the Data Governance Subcommittee (DGS) is to implement institutional data management best practices, standards, and policies to ensure the accuracy, consistency, trustworthiness, usability, security, and accessibility of UNCG’s data assets.

The Data Governance Subcommittee is responsible for establishing a framework and methods with clear responsibilities and processes to standardize, integrate, protect, and democratize institutional data. It focuses on optimizing institutional data quality and integrity by leading efforts to continuously improve institutional business processes and data. Institutional data includes both internal data elements and those data elements used for mandatory external reporting.