OMB Background & Purpose
Established in 2012, OMB serves as the budget development, analysis, and strategic management arm of Financial Services.
OMB is also the home of UAF Process Improvement, and spearheads process mapping and improvement implementation plans, in an effort to understand business complexities and facilitate efficiencies.
OMB collaborates with UAF Office of the Provost, Financial Services, and Planning, Analysis, and Institutional Research (PAIR) to produce and interpret data and reports necessary for UAF leadership to make strategic resource allocation decisions. OMB strives to build relationships with schools, colleges, institutes and administration in order to understand the business of UAF and provide useful reports and tools to campus leaders.
Providing information to promote data-based decision making allows OMB to assist leaders carry out UAF's Mission, utilize the Strategic Plan 2010 and the UA Strategic Direction Initiatives, and supports UAF’s core accreditation themes: Educate, Research, Prepare, Connect and Engag e.