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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.

Research

2016 National Profile of Higher Education Chief Business Officers: Review the demographic characteristics, job duties, and career transitions of CBOs.

Contact

Elizabeth LaRocca

Senior Director, Leadership Development

202.861.2588


News

With Deepened Resolve, NACUBO Looks to Effect Change in 2021

January 8, 2021

The siege at the U.S. Capitol on January 6 has deepened NACUBO’s resolve as a higher education advocate in Washington, DC, and strengthened our professional commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, writes Liz Clark, vice president for policy and research.


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  • October 2, 2020

    14 NACUBO Member Institutions Join Association in Student Success Grant Work

    These colleges and universities and their strategic business and finance leaders will participate in NACUBO’s equity and access work funded by a $1.1 million grant from Ascendium Educational Group.

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  • July 17, 2020

    2020-21 NACUBO Board of Directors' Term Begins

    We are pleased to welcome the 2020-2021 Board of Directors, chaired by Robert Moore of Colorado College. We look forward to a productive year.

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Press Release

  • September 18, 2020

    NACUBO Applauds IRS and Treasury for Reasonable Approach to Problematic Endowment Tax

    The IRS and the Department of the Treasury released final rules for the endowment excise tax and took a measured approach to an otherwise misguided levy on certain private colleges and universities.

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  • June 17, 2020

    NACUBO Sets Path Forward Through COVID-19 Financial Implications

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Research

  • November 18, 2020

    Tuition Discounting Study Glossary and Help Text

    Help text for the Tuition Discounting Study (TDS) survey questions and definition of key terms in the annual Tuition Discounting Study

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Upcoming Programs

  • March 09, 2021

    NACUBO Endowment Master Class Series

    February 9–May 18, 2021 | 1:00 - 2:00pm ET | See Schedule for Full Session Details

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  • March 09, 2021

    Handle With Care: Endowment and Governing Fundamentals for Effective Investment Committees

    March 9, 2021 | 1:00pm–2:00pm ET | Part of the Endowment Master Class Series

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