The mission of the Division of Business Services is to support UW-Madison’s institutional responsibilities of higher education and research. Business Services offers a broad range of services and transaction processing to campus, including accounting, internal auditing, risk management, purchasing, materials distribution and surplus property management, and tuition and student loan services.
The division’s primary priorities are:
- Improve Campus Life
- Be A Best Place to Work
- Enhance Financial Performance and Growth
- Ensure Service Excellence
- Develop Infrastructure and Investment
Provides financial services for the UW-Madison including the processing and reporting of accounting data.
Content Management, Communications, and Training
Provides content management development, strategic communications, and training development for division and users.
Financial Internal Control Advisory Services
Safeguard University assets, ensure the reliability and integrity of financial information, ensure compliance, and promote efficient and effective operations.
ShopUW+ and MDS
Provides warehousing, e-commerce ordering for purchasing contracts and distribution services for campus.
Surplus with a Purpose (SWAP)
Promotes the sale, reuse, and environmentally-friendly disposal of the State's surplus property.
Institutional Statement on Diversity
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background – people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.