Office of the Chief Financial Officer

We manage and oversee systemwide financial management.

The CFO division is responsible for the systemwide management and oversight of all aspects of financial management at the campuses, academic medical centers and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Responsibilities include oversight on accounting and financial controls, risk management, strategic sourcing, tax compliance, payroll coordination and long range financial planning. We are also responsible for external relationships with rating agencies, investment houses, banks, financial auditors and financial regulators.

Nathan Brostrom

Nathan Brostrom

Executive Vice President - Chief Financial Officer and Interim Chief Operating Officer


Capital Markets Finance

Supports capital-raising activities systemwide.

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Bondholder information
CMF newsletter

Financial Accounting

Provides systemwide financial management, reporting, policy and procedures.

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Business Resource Center
Staff and units
Policies and guidance
Financial reports

Financial Services and Controls

Provides systemwide banking services and policy used in the administration of all UC funds.

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Banking and Treasury Services
Central Travel Management

Procurement Services

Develops and implements systemwide purchasing policies and strategies.

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Supplier information
Policies and forms
Agreements database

Risk Services

Enables university faculty, staff and students to identify and manage risk.

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Loss prevention and control
Enterprise Risk Management (ERM)
Reports and resources
Crisis management

Working Smarter

BrainFaced with diminishing state support, the UC community is working to build a sustainable financial model to carry the university forward.

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UC Path

students on stairs at UC RiversideUCPath will deploy a single payroll system and a single human resource system that meets the core needs of each campus and medical center while capturing the efficiencies, improved data and cost-savings of unified systems.

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Enterprise Risk Management

ERM LogoUCOP's ERM program helps the university achieve its goals by strategically managing risks inherent to higher educational institutions.

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