The Division of Finance and Administration is responsible for the financial, physical and human operations of the university, along with maintaining a safe and peaceful campus environment.


We provide leadership and stewardship over the university’s financial, physical, and human resources to advance our strategic priorities in a collaborative, engaged, inclusive, and safe environment. 


To deliver innovative services and solutions that promote the sustainability of our valued resources.

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  • Facilities Planning and Operations

    Facilities Planning and Operations

    This area maintains and supports the campus infrastructure and facilities, and facilitates the development of programs in the areas of energy management and sustainability.

  • Public Safety

    Public Safety

    Committed to providing a safe and secure campus environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors.

  • Compliance, Risk Management, and Real Estate

    Compliance, Risk Management, and Real Estate

    This unit is responsible for risk assessment and compliance across the university, which includes federal regulatory requirements. 

  • Internal Audit

    Internal Audit

    Examines and evaluates Kent State University's activities to ensure compliance, and serves as the liaison between the university and the university's independent public accountant.

  • Finance and Business Operations

    Finance and Business Operations

    Finance and Business Operations includes Business and Administration Services, Financial Services, and University Budget.