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Leadership programs: Cultivate your skills as the role of the chief business officer expands. 

CBO Speaks podcast series: Hear from experienced CBOs about their roles and career paths.

Resources for new business officers: Learn to navigate the unique culture of higher education.

Economic Models Project: Begin the journey toward a more secure financial foundation.

CBO-CAO Collaboration Opportunity Cycle: Explore the model, which results in a truly collaborative relationship producing action to propel the institution forward.

Business Officer Leadership in Transition series: Examine the when, why, and how of mentoring, succession planning, and retirement.

Leading in Tough Times Workbook Case Studies for Higher Education Leaders: Learn from financial, cultural, and ethical issues that have occurred on many campuses.

Finding the Right Prescription for Higher Education's Ills: Can Health Care Provide Answers?
: Explore how to initiate change at the campus level via lessons from the health care industry.

The Strategic Attitude: Integrating Strategic Planning Into Daily University Worklife: Gain tips on integrating planning and decision making.

Challenge to Change: A Report on the NACUBO Baldrige Challenge 2010 Initiative

Research

2021 National Profile of Higher Education Chief Business Officers: Review the demographic characteristics, job duties, and career transitions of CBOs.

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Elizabeth LaRocca

Senior Director, Leadership Development

202.861.2588


News

17 Higher Education Business Leaders Named 2022 NACUBO Fellows

June 8, 2022

"We are so pleased to welcome the 2022 NACUBO Fellows and look forward to playing a part in helping them and their institutions succeed," NACUBO President and CEO Susan Whealler Johnston said.


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  • October 1, 2021

    NACUBO Embarks on New Student Success Initiatives With Ascendium Education Group Grant

    The nearly $3 million grant will allow NACUBO to continue to engage with colleges and universities that are implementing programs to remove barriers to student success.

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  • August 11, 2021

    2021-22 NACUBO Board of Directors' Term Begins

    We are pleased to welcome the 2021-2022 NACUBO Board of Directors, chaired by Susan Scroggins, senior vice president for finance and treasurer, Valparaiso University.

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Press Release

  • May 19, 2022

    Tuition Discount Rates at Private Colleges and Universities Hit All-Time Highs

    New NACUBO analysis shows institutions with high admissions selectivity offer smaller discounts

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  • March 09, 2022

    Philanthropies Award NACUBO $3.8 Million in Grants to Advance Student Completion Efforts

    The work will identify financial models that increase equitable outcomes for typically underserved students

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Research

  • May 26, 2022

    NACUBO Tuition Discounting Study (TDS) Benchmarking Tool

    The NACUBO TDS Benchmarking Tool allows member institutions to compare their endowment, tuition discounting, and student financial services survey results against self-selected peer group averages.

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Upcoming Programs

  • March 28, 2022

    Optimizing the Business Officer’s Role in the Accreditation Process

    June 28, 2022 | 2–2:30 pm ET | Online

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  • July 15, 2022

    2022 New Business Officers (NBO) Program

    July 15–16 | Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center | Denver

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