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Enterprise Risk Management Can Be a Strategic Opportunity (2013)
Author Mark S. Beasley focuses on the business officer's leadership role in strengthening the institution's risk management oversight process to take advantage of upcoming opportunities and minimize potential threats. Part of NACUBO's Perspectives series, this paper is free to members.

Business Officer Articles

Next-Level Compliance (January/February 2019) 

A case study on how to build an institutional compliance program that aims to reduce risk, empower employees and boost campus collaboration.  

Instant Support Group  (February 2018)

The ability to bounce back from a devastating and traumatic event takes mutual aid and—as important—the recognition that healing takes time.

Confronting Catastrophe (January 2018) 

Is your institution prepared for a major disaster? This article features an excerpt from NACUBO's College and University Business Administration publication with advice on business continuity planning during major emergencies. 

In Anticipation  (January 2018)

By incorporating enterprise risk management into strategic plans and campus culture, CBOs and senior leaders at two institutions are considering the unexpected—and crafting ways to minimize impact.

Campus Security

Resources regarding campus safety including the National Campus Safety and Security Project.

Campus Sexual Assault Prevention

Resources on the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act of 2013, including implementing regulations, White House initiatives and tools, and the latest ED department guidance on institutional compliance with Title IX.

Emergency Preparedness

A robust emergency preparedness plan is key to protecting lives, mitigating damage, and facilitating recovery from natural disasters and other emergency situations.

Contact

Liz Clark

Vice President, Policy and Research

202.861.2553


News

New OSHA Workplace Vaccination Requirements Announced

September 10, 2021

All employees of private sector workplaces, including private colleges and universities, with 100 or more workers will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or tested weekly, according to a new temporary rule announced by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Federal workers are now required to be vaccinated.


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  • May 7, 2020

    ED Releases Final Title IX Rule

    Despite requests from the higher education community to delay the release of new Title IX regulations amidst the coronavirus pandemic, the Department of Education published its final rule, with a compliance deadline of August 14.

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  • March 27, 2020

    What the Coronavirus Stimulus Means for Higher Education Employer and Tax Benefits

    The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) includes several tax measures aimed at providing relief to employers and their workers.

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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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Research

  • May 26, 2022

    NACUBO Benchmarking Tool Frequently Asked Questions

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  • 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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Press Releases

  • 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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