Business & Finance

(530) 898-6232 

Our Mission and Vision

The Division of Business & Finance operates over ten departments in support of the CSU, Chico campus. It takes about 330 staff members in our division and a lot of behind-the-scenes activity to help the campus run efficiently. Our team manages many areas, from maintenance of the beautiful campus grounds and ensuring safety, to overseeing capital improvements and providing financial transparency. Staff members are here to make your Chico Experience a positive one.
    • Provide high quality, efficient administrative and operational support and planning services as an integral part of the campus community in support of student learning.
    • Strive to uphold the highest professional and ethical standards and values.
    • Foster a sense of place, sustainability, and connection in support of the mission of the University.
    • Commitment to customer satisfaction and support of diversity through integrity and accountability.

In support of the University’s academic mission, the Division of Business and Finance plays a crucial role in the operation of the University. The Division provides budget and financial oversight as well as leadership and operations for facilities management, planning, design, and construction, public safety, environmental health, university police, human resources, and business services. 

In support of the University's strategic plan, the Division serves to create greater organizational effectiveness and more efficient use of resources. Our departments strive to achieve a level of service above and beyond our customer’s expectations, serving students, faculty and staff with high-quality operational support.

2016-2017 Business and Finance Annual Report

2016-2017 Business and Finance Annual Report
Business and Finance Annual Report 2016-2017

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Upcoming Parking Changes

As of July 1, 2018, the Chico State campus will no longer have access to the Chico Unified School District (CUSD) high school lot.