Office of the Chief Financial Officer

The Office of the Chief Financial Officer is responsible for developing and overseeing the budget process, financial planning, analysis and reporting, finance, treasury and accounting operations and procurement for the University of Florida.

Vice President and CFO Michael V. McKee

Our Mission

To provide leadership in financial planning, decision-making and process improvement

Our Vision

To establish a standard of partnership, innovation, value-added resource maximization, and financial expertise such that:

We are consulted early and work in an integrated, high-trust way with colleges and departments to continuously improve processes and make great financial decisions.

We are providing easy-to-use innovative tools and resources for campus’ financial transactions and decision-making.

A campus-wide resource

Our office is focused on developing initiatives to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of administrative processes and to support and promote the strategic goals and initiatives of the university.

To help departments and units achieve these goals we strive to:

Provide comprehensive, effective “business partnering” in all financial responsibilities

Provide assistance and leadership for all financial professionals at UF and establish a collaboration with those professionals to further their continued professional development

Be a thought leader in representing UF in the higher education industry and at the State and local levels

We welcome your input and are here to help you reach your goals. Contact any of our staff members, found in the staff section of our website, or fill out our CFO Feedback Form if you need any support or have suggestions for improvement.

New & Noteworthy

UF Administrative Memo: Construction Project Funding and Execution Policy

To strengthen construction spending compliance at the University of Florida, a new process and new construction fund codes have been established. This new process will enhance the University’s ability to track allowable sources of revenues for construction related expenses.

Feedback from recent UFDocuSign survey

In spring 2018, UF made UFDocuSign — an electronic signature service that lets users securely sign and initial electronic documents instead of paper copies — available to all UF faculty and staff for free. Users shared feedback about UFDocuSign with us in a recent survey. Read more on the Business Process Improvement Office page.

Grounding of Boeing 737 Max aircraft (737 Max 800 and Max 900 planes)

If you are booked on a Boeing 737 Max aircraft, the airline will contact you directly to communicate changes. It will be best to let the airlines rebook your ticket for a number of reasons.

A new year and new website

Late last year, the Office of the CFO quietly rolled out our new website at If you haven’t already seen it, the revamped site matches the design and style of many other UF websites and delivers news, updates and information in a more user-friendly, visually appealing way.

Job Shadowing Program opens to entire CFO Division

Finance and Accounting (F&A) is rolling out the second phase of its Job Shadowing Program, which matches F&A employees to peers within their departments, after a successful phase one last summer and fall. Phase two will open the program to the entire CFO Division, allowing participants to pursue cross-departmental job shadowing opportunities across F&A, Procurement Services and the Budget Office.

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