Office of Chief Financial Officer Services

Capital Federal Hall in the summer

Business and Financial Planning

This office is responsible for all aspects of bond and debt financing (leases, equipment, buildings, etc.) for the University. We also work with KU Endowment on real estate, property, and leases.
Fraser Hall with students in a class on the lawn

Office of Global Operations & Security

This office is responsible for reducing risk to KU by integrating security management and export compliance programs throughout the university with a specific focus on international activities.
Marvin Hall

Internal Audit

This office conducts operational, compliance, and financial-related audits and investigations for the University. We also provide advice and training on good internal control practices.

Second row of services

Lippincott Hall with the statues in front in the early morning light

Controller’s Office

This office is responsible for managing central finance operations for the Lawrence and Edwards Campuses, preparing financial reports and tax returns, administering KU’s enterprise financial systems, and providing various business functions to campus departments.
Fraser Hall


This office serves the end-to-end procurement needs from purchase to payment of the University of Kansas as well as provides, promotes and supports educational purchasing opportunities while achieving and maintaining the highest standards of ethics, integrity, public trust and awareness.
Hoch Auditorium

Jayhawks Elevate

The Jayhawks Elevate program is about establishing a practice of continuous learning and improvement to what we do as a university. Our goal is to empower each team member at the University of Kansas to learn and improve the way our organization functions.