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University Business Officers Council (UBOC)

Vision Statement

  • Members of UBOC serve as business officers in a nationally recognized academic and research institution, as colleagues, visionaries and stewards in collaboration with professors, administrators and staff in the support of educational excellence.

Mission Statement

  • To serve as visionaries and collaborators leading sustainable, continuous business process improvement in an effort to lower administrative costs and increase administrative efficiency.
  • To exercise financial stewardship protecting, promoting, and stimulating the financial strength and vitality of the University's assets.
  • To provide the University community with clear, practical guidelines and training for dispensing fiscal responsibilities.


The members of UBOC uphold:

  • Integrity – to demonstrate an unwavering commitment towards ethical business practices and financial reporting
  • Collegiality – to support and foster an open environment for the free exchange of ideas
  • Collaboration – to share best practices and practical advice concerning operational and financial challenges within the university environment
  • Communication – to ensure that information is disseminated across the business environment in a timely and organized manner
  • Accountability – to finish what is started and to start only that which should be completed
  • Professionalism – to inspire others towards greater personal and professional accomplishments within higher education management