Welcome to the Finance and Administration Division!
Our division includes Accounting & Financial Services; Auxiliary Enterprises; Budget/Financial Planning & Analysis; Business Services; Contracts, Purchasing, & Surplus Inventory; Human Resources; Capital Planning & Projects; Police and Public Safety; Campus Planning & Facilities Management; Sustainability Officer; Student Union; Housing & Resident Life; and Internal Audit. Within these departments you will find contacts relating to Payroll Services, the Wildcat Shop, CATPLAN, Travel, and public records requests and records retention, as well as many additional resources.
Please explore our website and connected pages to learn more about our departments, who we are, and what we do. Contact the Office of the Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration for additional information
- Auxiliary Enterprises
Auxiliary Enterprises provides services that enhance the quality of student life at CWU. Please visit the Auxility Enterprises website to learn more about the following departments and services:
- Business Services
Contact the Business Services office for help with:
- Records retention
- Public records requests
- Risk management
- Centralized management of insurance programs
- Contracts, Purchasing, Surplus Inventory, and Travel
The Contracts, Purchasing, and Surplus department office is located in Mitchell Hall on the 2nd Floor, East End. Hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding University holidays. This department can assist with processes related to contract intake and review; accounts payable; bid opportunities; reseller permits; CWU e-purchase; and surplus and assest management, in addition to many additional areas. Please visit the department website to learn more.
- Financial Services - Accounting & Budget
Contact Accounting & Financial Services for information about:
- Accounting reports
- Accounting procedures and forms
- Fiscal year closing calendars and tables
- Expense and revenue dictionaries
- Transfer codes
Visit the Budget & Finance webpage for information about:
- CWU's Budget Model (RCM/ABB)
- Annual Budget Reports
- Monthly Budget Reports
- Human Resources
Visit Human Resources' website to find out more about:
- Retirement planning
- FMLA & leave options
- CLA Online training
- Employment information
- Guidelines and policies for supervisors
- Guidelines and policies for employees
- Internal Audit
The Internal Audit department can address questions about university policies and federal and state regulation. This department also provides consultation in areas relating to cash handling, conflict of interest, compliance, and operational internal controls.
- State Reporting & Budget Planning
The State Reporting & Budget Planning office covers mix of accounting, budget planning, and legislative areas.
- Step Up Internship Program
The Step Up internship program is a paid internship offered to students of all majors at Central Washington University (CWU). This internship is offered by the Business & Financial Affairs (BFA) division at CWU. Visit the program website to find out more, and to apply.