Looking for a brief overview of the university’s financial systems?

Jan. 1, 2021

If you are new to CU Boulder or are looking for an introduction to our complex financial systems, then this video is for you!


It's effort reporting time!

Jan. 1, 2021

December concluded our fall effort reporting (or ePERs) cycle. Notifications will soon be sent out to those who need to complete their certifications. Please work with your pertinent faculty and staff to ensure these certifications are completed in a timely manner.

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New & Upcoming Changes to Concur

Dec. 1, 2020

New: Concur can now be used to book train travel. Coming soon: Updates to event type options for official functions and the ability to import airfare expenses into Concur travel reports.

Announcing Staff Changes

Find out about recent changes to the Budget and Finance team, including staff in the Office of Budget and Fiscal Planning and the Campus Controller's Office.


Meet our new controller: Vicki Nichol

Sept. 1, 2020

Vicki has a deep breadth and depth of experience in research administration, risk management and business operations. Read to learn more about Vicki's background and what she's looking forward to in her position.


Review These Secondary Approval Tips Regarding PETs

July 1, 2020

CCO staff have outlined the most need-to-know information to help you complete PETs. Click to find out more!

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Need to Know: Revised Guidance on Tipping

Dec. 1, 2019

Effective December 1, 2019, the Procurement Service Center is modifying procedures related to the calculation of tips on services. Here is what you need to know about this change.

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Brief Update for Those Who Enter BJEs for Sponsored Projects

Sept. 1, 2019

Beginning September 1, when departments enter a budget journal entry (BJE) involving sponsored projects, there is no need to contact their area accountant to approve the entry.

CU-Data m-Fin Reports Enhanced to Aid with LOBD (Level of Budget Detail)

Feb. 1, 2019

University Information Systems (UIS) has enhanced six m-Fin reports to aid with LOBD.

Moving Expenses: Tax Implications

April 1, 2018

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, with tax changes generally effective starting January 1, 2018, affects many areas, including moving expense reimbursement.