About Administration & Finance

Campus Goals

  • Attract and Retain top students
  • Attract and Retain top faculty
  • Increase the level of research
  • Increase fundraising

A&F Mission

To develop, provide stewardship for, protect and enhance the human, fiscal, environmental and physical resources of the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Key Activities

  • compliance with federal, state, university and campus policies and procedures
  • crime prevention
  • emergency preparedness
  • financial resources
  • food services
  • health and safety
  • human resources
  • operations, maintenance, renovation & construction of campus facilities
  • parking and transportation
  • policing
  • procurement activities
  • risk management
  • strategic planning for financial and physical assets
  • sustainable practices
  • trademark and licensing
  • other operational support services for faculty, staff & students


We are committed to:

  • a respectful workplace
  • creative best practices
  • customer focused service
  • diversity in the campus community
  • employee contributions
  • hard work and job commitment
  • high quality services to students, faculty and staff
  • honest and ethical behavior
  • staff development
  • sustainability
  • teamwork and collaborative communications

A&F Units

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Administration & Finance

340 Whitmore
Amherst MA 01003

PH. (413) 545-1581
FAX (413) 545-2114