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Land Acknowledgment – Colorado State University acknowledges, with respect, that the land we are on today is the traditional and ancestral homelands of the Arapaho, Cheyenne, and Ute Nations and peoples.


September 7, 2023: Budget Retreat

The overall purpose of the retreat is to provide transparency and clarity of the Division/College-level budgets to the broader university community; unearth connections/resonances/opportunities for collaboration that may become visible across these major units; and to surface ideas and opportunities for growth that align with our mission and planning efforts. 

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  • Presentation Slides: To be updated after the event

August 21, 2023: Budget Model – The CU Experience and Lessons Learned

Discussion with the University of Colorado Boulder’s Executive Vice Chancellor/Chief Operating Officer and Associate Vice Chancellor for Budget and Planning regarding their recent budget model implementation, their implementation process, and lessons learned.

June 29, 2023: Budget Open Forum

The budget open forum featured an update on the university incremental budget and included a Q&A session.


The Division of University Operations (DUO) oversees the systems and services that create a positive campus environment in support of the University’s instructional, research, and engagement missions.