Offices & Policies

Campus departments can be found in the Directory.

University Offices

Business and Finance 

Responsible for all accounting, finance, budget and planning, endowments and investments.

Includes: Accounting, Benefits, Facilities, Human Resources, Procurement, Travel, Risk Management

Corporation Secretary's Office 

Provides governance advice and support to the Board of Regents; serves as the official record keeper for their meetings.

Diversity, Access and Inclusion

Provides leadership in developing and implementing policies, programs and efforts that enhance access, inclusion and retention of a diverse student, faculty and staff body for NU.

External Relations

Manages strategic communications and marketing, public relations, events and state and federal government relations for NU.

Includes: Communications & Marketing, Events, Federal Relations, Media Relations, State Government Relations

General Counsel 

Provides legal expertise in the areas of litigation, transactions, intellectual property and constitutional law; offers counsel on University-related legal matters.

Includes: Legal, University Records

Internal Audit and Advisory Services 

Independently evaluates ongoing control processes of the University and provides recommendations for improvements.

President's Office 

Provides support to the President in spearheading NU’s effort to provide affordable excellence in public higher education.

Provost’s Office

Oversees all academic and academic-related programs and activities, as well as promotion and tenure, graduate studies and research. Home of the chief academic officer.

Includes: Enterprise Data Solutions; Global Engagement; Online Education, P-16 Initiatives, Scholarships

University-Wide Business Services

Information Technology Services

Handles technology, data services, technology policies, data security and IT support across all NU campuses.

Includes: Administrative Systems, Infrastructure, Security, Server, Web Applications & Development

University Travel 

Supports the university-wide travel process, shares travel news and training opportunities, and provides assistance with Concur documentation for University travelers.

Includes: Travel Policy & Process, Travel Resources, Concur Assistance


Manages suppliers and sourcing, helps with purchasing and contracts for outside vendors; runs electronic purchasing system (eSHOP); manages inventory and surplus; assists with University purchases.

Includes: Asset Management, eSHOP, IT Procurement, Inventory, Strategic Sourcing, Surplus


Responsible for managing planning, programming, design, construction, warranty and closeout activities for projects and providing centralized contract administration for all University of Nebraska (excluding UNMC), including outstate facilities.

Includes: Capital Construction, Engineering, Interior Design, Signage, Minor Construction, Project Controls and Building & Fire Safety