March 19, 2015

In response to feedback from faculty and staff, the Office of the CFO and Campus Shared Services recently launched a project to improve the campus’ processes for reimbursing travel and entertainment (T&E) expenses. The overarching goal of the project is simple: to make your T&E experience easier so you can focus on more important work that supports Berkeley’s mission. With input from faculty focus groups and based on guidance from campus administrative officers, we're pleased to announce several policy clarifications related to our two key priorities: 

March 1, 2015

heugimage.jpgCongratulations go out to the Controller’s Office BFS Analyst team, who recently had five presentations selected for showing at the Higher Education User Group (HEUG) international conference!

October 30, 2014

October 27, 2014

At the recent CFO Town Hall, the staff worked together to refine the office's three-year strategic plan.

September 16, 2014

CalTime Biweekly Pay for Non-Exempt Staff is almost here. Eligible employees may apply for transition assistance from September 22 to October 3.

Beginning November 1, non-exempt staff (i.e. those who are eligible to earn overtime) will use CalTime, the campus’ electronic timekeeping system, to record the hours they work and the leave they take.

September 8, 2014

As the new fiscal year begins, our office continues delivering on plans to achieve greater clarity and focus on our top priorities – providing exceptional client service and empowering our campus with accurate, reliable data-driven planning and analysis. With these priorities in mind, we have several exciting changes to announce:

June 18, 2014

May 21, 2014

April 21, 2014

January 16, 2014

Dear Campus Community:

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Rosemarie Rae as the Associate Vice Chancellor, Finance and Chief Financial Officer (AVC-CFO). 

September 22, 2013

September 20, 2013

Read the NewsCenter article about Erin Gore's tenure at UC Berkeley.

September 12, 2013

It is with regret that I announce the Associate Vice Chancellor and CFO, Erin Gore will be leaving Berkeley at the end of September to join Wells Fargo Bank as Executive Vice President leading the Commercial Banking Education & Nonprofit team.

September 6, 2013

March 11, 2013

Within the Office of the CFO, the dedicated staff in the Budget Office, Cal Planning Project, Controller's Operations, Office of Planning & Analysis, Office of Financial Management & Analysis and Space Management & Capital Projects, we have been working hard. The graphic below presents some, but not all, of the accomplishments and future initiatives of our team.

February 28, 2013

Berkeley AVC-CFO Erin Gore, along with other university finance officers, are quoted in the February 2013 NACUBO Business Officer Magazine on ways the institutions have managed the loss of state funds. In addition to cost cutting efforts and efficiency savings, universities CFO's discuss how they are finding revenue to make up the difference.

Revenue Refill

December 7, 2012

We are pleased to announce that the OE Executive Committee recently approved five operating principles to help guide our actions.

We Are Berkeley Operating Principles emerged from feedback from faculty, staff and students during the CultureCal campaign in October. Berkeley is such a unique and diverse place and we wanted to make sure that these principles come from the heart of our University – that they represent who we are and what we want to become.

September 21, 2012

On September 21, 2012, AVC-CFO staff came together to celebrate the accomplishments we have made, to recognize our interdependencies, and to see how we can support one another. Below are the materials from that meeting.