Finance Office

About Us


The Finance Office is your first point of contact for grants, purchasing and travel. In addition, the Finance Office is responsible for many items and processes related to your departmental budgets.


The UW Tacoma Finance Office is a dynamic organization dedicated to enhancing, supporting, and serving our campus through financial stewardship, by providing exceptional service to our campus.


Reference Guide:

Auxiliary Services

Budget, Planning and Analysis

The Finance Office has tools and resources to help understand budgets.


Visit the website for Budget, Planning and Analysis.

Cashier & Banking Operations

The Finance Office assists with Cashier & Banking Operations. Cashier & Banking Operations consists of: eCommerce reconciliation and refunds, internal cost transfers, student account payments, non-tuition related SDB charges, and other transactions handled by the Cashier's Office.


Visit the Finance Office's website about Cashier & Banking Operations, or visit the Cashier's Office website for more information.

Fiscal Support Services

The Fiscal Support Services Team provides fiscal support, training and outreach to the campus and community through an innovative and collaborative approach. From Travel to reimbursements, Fiscal Support Services is an excellent resource for guidance.


Visit the Fiscal Support Services website to learn more.

Grants & Contracts Administration

Welcome to the Grants & Contracts Administration section of the UW Tacoma Finance Office. The Finance Office works in conjunction with other related UW offices to facilitate and manage the process of acquiring a grants contract with UW Tacoma from pre-approval steps to post-award steps.


Learn more on the Grants & Contracts Administration website.

Procurement Services

Procurement Services works to ensure that program and departmental needs can be met by way of reliable, secure and appropriate purchasing methods via Ariba, ProCard, contracts and the Central Travel Account.  


Learn more about Procurement Services on their website.