April 15, 2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Enhanced Budgeteer Role:

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Redesign KU's Annual Budget Process:  encompass all sources of funding

  • Projection Fund Management reports used in Compact/Budget Calls Spring 2015; process calls for each unit/school updating/modifying their budgets in the operating plan and salary projections in the BudCast tool.
  • FMS BudCast team have and will be conducting specialized training for the Campus Budgeteers to ensure they can modify/update their budgets in the operating plan and salary projections in preparation for the Spring 2015 compact meetings
  • Discussions taking place to identify developers for the IT Cost Allocation now that Huron consultants are no longer active on the project
    • IT missing consumption metrics template
  • BudCast Steering Committee formed
    • First meeting held March 27th, 2015
    • Discussed prioritization of BudCast modifications/enhancements

Create Budgetary Incentivesto grow enrollment & sponsored research, rewarding accountability

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