The Finance Service Group consists of several key business operations: Accounting Services, Accounts Payable, Bursar, Controller,  Contracts and Purchasing Services, Distribution Services, FinanceConnect, Budget and Financial Management, and Risk Management. To learn more about each of these units, please refer to Get to Know Us.

We've developed this website with our customers in mind, providing a one-stop-shop for you to find relevant information related to Finance Service Group guidelines and policies, forms, and detailed information on the services we provide to the campus.

If you have trouble finding the information you are looking for or need additional information or clarification, please contact FinanceConnect.


The mission of the Finance Service Group is to support the teaching and public service mission of the university by providing:

  • Exceptional customer service
  • Accurate, timely, and responsive business services
  • Sound financial management
  • Innovative business solutions

News & Announcements

CFS- New Look and Feel!

As mentioned in previous FinanceConnect announcements, CFS is scheduled to be unavailable from 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 26th until Monday, April 30th at 8 a.m. for a major upgrade. When you log in again to CFS, you will see a totally different Home page...

Spring Finance What's Up?

The Spring 2018 Finance What’s Up? will be held on Friday, April 27, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. in MLK 225.  The What’s Up? presentation is our opportunity to speak...

CFS Upgrade Shutdown

The CSU is upgrading the current Common Financial System (CFS) 9.2 with Maintenance Pack 3.0. This is a systemwide implementation which will allow us to continue operating within an Oracle-supported CFS version, scheduled to go-live the morning of Monday, April 30, 2018...