The VP Finance & Operations portfolio consists of eight highly-integrated units. While each has a defined purpose, all the units work cohesively to deliver exceptional service to the university.

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Finance delivers on UBC’s commitment to financial accountability and transparency. Through its three units, Finance shares the University’s financial story, manages its cash, capital, contracts and compliance requirements, and runs the campus responsibly.


The UBC Comptroller manages financial support across the University, and delivers key financial data and reporting to stakeholders.

Financial Operations

Financial Operations provides financial management services and guides UBC through fiscal policies and regulations.


Treasury not only manages UBC’s assets, liabilities, and risks, but also administers key fiscal programs and processes.


UBC’s Facilities units manage UBC’s physical assets. By setting high operational standards, they build and maintain a world-leading education and research environment.

Building Operations

Building Operations manages the University’s lands, buildings, and fleets efficiently, safely, and sustainably.

Energy & Water Services

Energy & Water Services manages UBC’s energy and water infrastructure and plays a key role in meeting campus sustainability targets.

Infrastructure Development

Infrastructure Development manages the University’s existing and emerging needs, by planning, developing, renewing and renovating campus facilities.


UBC’s operations units manage UBC’s physical assets—for risk, health, and safety

Risk Management Services

Risk Management Services identifies, assesses and addresses strategic, academic, operational, financial and reputational risks at UBC.


UBC’s Okanagan campus’s rapid growth in a unique environment requires dedicated care and attention. Our Okanagan-focused finance and operations unit ensures UBC Okanagan can grow while maintaining strong coordination between all UBC campuses.

Finance & Operations Okanagan

Finance & Operations Okanagan ensures UBC's Okanagan campus is an exceptional academic environment by managing the financial and operational aspects of campus life.

Office of the Vice-President

A well run portfolio requires a strong team to corrdinate and execute portfolio wide-initiatives. The Office of Vice-President provides a wide-variety of services to ensure the portfolio is on track.

Office of the VPFO

The Office of the VP leads special projects for the portfolio, including issue identification, analysis, development and implementation, and related communications as well as the full spectrum of strategic office matters, especially fostering strong partnerships and working collaboratively with senior members of the Finance & Operations team and other senior members across UBC.