Departmental Financial Management Guide

Designed for CU Boulder employess, the Guide is a comprehensive overview of how to plan, organize, manage and control departmental financial activities. Find out more.

Other CU Boulder Policies

Budget & Fiscal Planning

Budget planning and identifying and allocating resources.

Campuswide Policies

Communicates how university business is conducted at CU Boulder.

Office of Contracts and Grants

Policies, procedures and guidelines that apply to the administration of sponsored research projects.

Research & Innovation Office

Policies and procedures that apply to research areas.

Other University Policies

Accounting Handbook

OUC | Guidance on policies, procedures, forms and best practices in the areas of financial management, recording and reporting.

Administrative Policy Statements

OPE | These are CU System Administration's policies designed to implement the laws and policies created by the Board of Regents.

Fiscal Procedures

OUC | Replaces Colorado state fiscal rules for the university to allow greater flexibility and control.

Laws and Policies

Board of Regents | Operating policies of the university and guidelines for implementing the laws of the regents. 

Procedural Statements

PSC | Provides instruction to organizational units in the areas of purchasing, payables and travel.

Treasury Policies

Office of the Treasurer | Information about wire transfers, investment valuation, ACH payment and security, and precard business practices checklist.

Frequently Asked Questions (coming soon)

Coming soon.