A Clear Path to Payment
If families had more information about budgeting and paying for college expenses, fewer students might drop out for financial reasons. The University of Illinois developed a six-pronged communication plan to help students and parents find their way.
The Horse Before the Cart
For Michigan State University, infusing sustainability into its supply chain meant first engaging providers before developing procurement policies and articulating outcomes.
Piloting the Portfolio
Recent years’ financial challenges continue to make the work of the trustees’ investment committee more critical—and sometimes higher profile. Consider these steps for assembling an effective team to guide your endowment decisions to a safe landing.
With a bit of vision and lots of user input, the little-used lower level of the Providence College library underwent a face-lift in 2010. The result: a wired and welcoming TecHub where students can work and study together.
A roundup of short news articles and useful resources for business officers
Spotlight on an institution in one of the constituent groups: small institutions, community colleges, comprehensive/doctoral institutions, or research universities
Coverage of legislation and regulatory activity that affects higher education
Profiles of individuals in roles that support the work of the chief business officer—and who represent the majority of the Business Officer reading audience