Transition Home

Core Values

Financial Affairs + University Operations = A Dynamic Portfolio
Consolidation merges services supporting faculty, staff, students and visitors at The University of Texas at Austin

Welcome to the transition site for Financial Affairs and University Operations. Beginning January 2017, these will be consolidated into one dynamic portfolio with integrated leadership and business processes unified by a shared vision and identity focused on delivering excellent service daily.

Sr. Vice President and CFO Darrell Bazzell has appointed Marla Martinez, Associate Vice President for University Operations, and Mary Knight, Associate Vice President for Finance, as co-chairs to assist him in the transition. Together, they will determine short-term and long-term plans to ensure a successful consolidation. This site will offer timely updates and answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) over the next few weeks.

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Financial Affairs

Financial Affairs is comprised of more than 750 personnel managing a diverse array of financial, business, and information technology (IT) service units, working alongside campus partners to ensure the financial integrity of the flagship university for the State of Texas.

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University Operations

Overseeing UT Austin’s safety and physical infrastructure, University Operations consists of about 2,000 employees in 22 service departments dedicated to providing the myriad of support services that enrich this entire campus community.

News & Updates

Year-End Message from Senior VP and CFO Bazzell

12/19/16
With the holidays upon us and 2016 drawing to a close, thank you for your hard work, dedication and commitment to carry out our core mission to serve students, faculty, staff and visitors.

Alvarez Named as Director of Procurement Services

11/23/16
Felix Alvarez will serve as the next Director of Procurement and Payment Services. Felix has a wide range of leadership experience in public procurement, supply chain and contracts administration.

New Site, Chief of Staff

11/04/16
A new site is launched to track our portfolios’ consolidation, named a new chief of staff, and continued outreach by Senior VP and CFO Bazzell to Financial Affairs and University Operations staff.

CFO/UO Transition News

10/14/16
An update on the work being done to transition our units into one consolidated portfolio from Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Darrell Bazzell.