Financial Management in Education

The financial environment is constantly changing, whether you’re dealing with declining state funding, shifting student expectations or lower enrollment. But, no matter the situation or challenge, accurate budget analysis and financial management is critical to your institution’s success. CACUBO shares practical and useful resources and content designed to guide administrators on budgets and financial management in higher education.

This section provides the latest best practices for financial management in education through relevant presentations and case studies from our members, who, like you, are professionals in strategic financial analysis for higher education institutions. Access to the depth and experience of more than 600 member institutions is just one of the benefits CACUBO provides.

Looking for content from the latest CACUBO professional development event? We archive speaker handouts, presentations and case studies, and make them available in our resource center below. CACUBO resources cover topics in financial management in education, such as:

  • Updates on reporting standards and best practices
  • How to communicate financial information effectively
  • Tips for empowering financial managers
  • Tools for improving forecasting
  • How to analyze higher education cost drivers

Our resources will assist you and your institution with the issues higher education is facing today and that will shape your institution in the months and years ahead. Included in our financial resources are a variety of the latest studies, analysis templates and policy updates.

Whether you’re questioning how your institution will be affected by the changing economic environment or how to implement changes in reporting standards and practices, CACUBO provides resources that address a wide variety of challenges related to the questions you are likely asking yourself and your colleagues.