Finance Office

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Welcome to Gonzaga University's Finance Office

Our aim is to provide you with the information you need to meet your financial and budgetary responsibilities within your department at Gonzaga. Whether you contact us via e-mail, over the telephone, or in person, our commitment to you is prompt and professional assistance.

We have the responsibility to appropriately coordinate and execute the receipt, disbursement, custody and safeguarding of the financial assets and resources of the University. In support of the institution’s overall mission, we strive to provide financial information, systems and policies that meet regulatory and other external requirements, the operational needs of the University’s departments and offices and the service needs of our students, parents, alumni and fellow employees.


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Controller's Office

We support Gonzaga’s Jesuit mission by providing timely and accurate financial information, guidance, innovative solutions and exemplary services.

School of Business Administration

Office of Budget & Financial Analysis

We help inform the resource allocation process for the University by providing fiscal information, analysis and forecasting.

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To assure compliance with all regulations, all purchases must have the appropriate prior approval from University Purchasing.

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Contact the Chief Financial Officer

Joe Smith was appointed CFO January 1, 2018.

Contact the Finance Office