The vice chancellor for academic resource management reports to the provost. The vice chancellor provides support to the provost and the campus with regard to resource planning and allocation of financial and physical resources for the academic and research enterprise. This includes participation in campus planning activities relating to tuition rates, financial assistance, graduate student support, academic buildings, space use, research infrastructure and academic programs. 

Additionally, the vice chancellor and budget office staff provide analysis and information services to enhance decision-making, planning and policy formulation.