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Leadership programs: Cultivate your skills as the role of the chief business officer expands. 

CBO Speaks podcast series: Hear from experienced CBOs about their roles and career paths.

Resources for new business officers: Learn to navigate the unique culture of higher education.

Economic Models Project: Begin the journey toward a more secure financial foundation.

CBO-CAO Collaboration Opportunity Cycle: Explore the model, which results in a truly collaborative relationship producing action to propel the institution forward.

Business Officer Leadership in Transition series: Examine the when, why, and how of mentoring, succession planning, and retirement.

Leading in Tough Times Workbook Case Studies for Higher Education Leaders: Learn from financial, cultural, and ethical issues that have occurred on many campuses.

Finding the Right Prescription for Higher Education's Ills: Can Health Care Provide Answers?
: Explore how to initiate change at the campus level via lessons from the health care industry.

Challenge to Change: A Report on the NACUBO Baldrige Challenge 2010 Initiative


2022-23 NACUBO Board of Directors' Term Begins

August 1, 2022

We are pleased to welcome the 2022-2023 Board of Directors, chaired by Nicole Trufant, vice president and chief financial officer, Colby College.

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  • June 8, 2022

    17 Higher Education Business Leaders Named 2022 NACUBO Fellows

    "We are so pleased to welcome the 2022 NACUBO Fellows and look forward to playing a part in helping them and their institutions succeed," NACUBO President and CEO Susan Whealler Johnston said.

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  • October 1, 2021

    NACUBO Embarks on New Student Success Initiatives With Ascendium Education Group Grant

    The nearly $3 million grant will allow NACUBO to continue to engage with colleges and universities that are implementing programs to remove barriers to student success.

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Press Release

  • March 15, 2023

    Higher Education Leader Kara D. Freeman Named NACUBO President and CEO

    Freeman joins NACUBO from the American Council on Education and is the first African American woman to serve in this role.

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  • March 13, 2023

    NACUBO and Commonfund Partner on Higher Education Endowment Research

    The partnership will produce the 50th annual Study of Endowments.

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  • March 16, 2023

    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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Upcoming Programs

  • December 14, 2022

    Facilities Stewardship Series

    January 17–April 19, 2023 | Online | See Schedule for Details

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  • December 14, 2022

    The 2023 State of Facilities in Higher Education

    March 21, 2023 | 1–1:45 pm ET | Online | Session from the Facilities Stewardship Series

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