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Weathering Turbulent Times

Small College Guide to Financial Health: Weathering Turbulent Times

By Michael K. Townsley

This publication examines the financial and strategic resources that private colleges and universities must have in place to withstand the storm. Small college presidents, CFOs, planners, chief academic officers, and board members will find substantive guidance on analyzing financial condition, reshaping strategy, and implementing best practices.

Resources

Debt Financing & Management - Find resources on institutional debt policy and management, the bond issuance and rating processes, typical debt vehicles, and common measures of creditworthiness.

Treasury Management - Find resources on effective cash management--maximizing short-term investment income, minimizing expenses, and streamlining processes associated with cash flows in the most cost-effective manner.

Moody's Rating Roadmap (April 2009) - "U.S. Colleges and Universities Rating Roadmap: Focus on Special Risks During Recession & Credit Crisis." (Reprinted with permission from Moody's Investor Services, Inc.)

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202.861.2542


News

NACUBO Joins Amicus Briefs on COVID-19 Tuition Lawsuits

September 2, 2021

Some students who were displaced from campus due to the coronavirus pandemic and their parents have filed lawsuits for tuition refunds. NACUBO joined 18 other associations in an amicus brief countering the assertion that the pivot to online operations caused by COVID-19 was somehow a financial windfall for institutions and are working to detail the tremendous costs institutions have incurred.


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  • November 27, 2019

    Projecting College Closures Draws Scrutiny and Demands Self-Reflection

    NACUBO President and CEO Susan Whealler Johnston shares her deep concern with a recent attempt to predict colleges' demise and offers guidance for communicating your financial information.

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  • September 20, 2019

    NACUBO Releases New Strategic Blueprint

    Our commitment to five priorities will enhance your member experience through new tools, advocacy efforts, professional development opportunities, and more.

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Upcoming Programs

  • October 20, 2021

    2021 Global Operations Forum

    October 20-21 | Online | See Schedule for Full Details

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  • March 25, 2021

    Leveraging Endowment Spending With CASE Guidelines

    October 22, 2021 | 2–2:30 pm ET

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Research

  • October 14, 2021

    NTSE Frequently Asked Questions

    A list of common questions and answers about the NACUBO-TIAA Study of Endowments (NTSE)

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  • October 13, 2021

    NACUBO Student Financial Services Benchmarking Report

    The annual Student Financial Services (SFS) Benchmarking Report examines trends in student financial services operations, staffing, and SFS operating budgets at NACUBO member colleges and universities.

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Press Releases

  • August 09, 2021

    National Profile of Higher Education Chief Business Officers Released

    Survey shows the CBO role is diversifying, with room for continued improvement

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  • July 27, 2021

    2021 NACUBO Awards Honor Excellence in Higher Education

    Six business officers and one university received the prestigious recognition

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