On the Water Front
Higher education’s sustainability efforts now include conservation and smart-use initiatives to help ensure a plentiful and safe water supply for generations to come.
Demand Drives Discount Rates
Pumping up enrollment by reducing an institution’s sticker price continues to be a popular practice, with less-than-predictable results. The 2012 NACUBO Tuition Discounting Study shows some enrollment stability—along with erosion at a high number of colleges and universities that are feeling the pain of plummeting demand.
Time for a Reporting Do-Over
An inconsistent coding structure has derailed many a college’s plans to work with alternative roll-ups required for its various reports. See what LaGuardia Community College advises for making a new start.
In this interview, Jamie Merisotis discusses the importance of increasing attainment and what a degree should mean.
Letter from John Walda, NACUBO president and chief executive officer
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
This Month's Featured Articles
- Academic Medical Centers: Mission-Centric Role Models
- On Balance
- Debt Dynamics
- Giving Talent Its Due
- High Notes in Nashville