FSI colleagues working together in the Educational Technology Innovation Lab.

The School of Applied Information Technology (SAIT) prepares all DOS employees for their foreign affairs mission today, and tomorrow, by developing proficiency in the use of technology. SAIT drives the Department forward by empowering foreign affairs professionals with DOS digital literacy. Specifically, SAIT enables end-users to efficiently and effectively weave technology into their daily routines; ensures that the Department’s Information Technology (IT) professionals have the up-to-date knowledge and skills required to operate and maintain the complex computer and technology systems employed domestically and at all U.S. overseas missions; and prepares individuals to serve as IT consultants on behalf of their mission.

U.S. Department of State

Welcome to the new State.gov

Our new design makes it easier to find and learn about the State Department’s programs and services—from passports and visas to learning how U.S. diplomacy benefits the American people.