Office of the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Operations

Financial Information

UMD's Office of Finance and Operations is striving to better educate stakeholders about the financial health of the institution. Below are links to information and documents concerning the finance and operations of UMD as well as the University of Minnesota system.

University of Minnesota Budget & Finance Links:

University Policy Library

UMD Budget Information:

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Strategic Plan

The UMD Strategic Plan was developed through an inclusive, collaborative process to provide a guideline for moving UMD forward over the next few years.


Finance and Operations supports the teaching, learning, research and outreach mission of the University of Minnesota Duluth by providing proactive fiscal oversight, student friendly public safety services and sustainable best practices within buildings and grounds.



Finance and Operations is integral to the overall success of the University of Minnesota Duluth by maintaining:

  • sound business planning and analysis performed with transparency and rooted in the highest ethical standards
  • superior facilities, which set the benchmark for other academic institutions
  • a customer service orientation enhancing the college experience for students and staff
  • a welcoming, safe, inclusive and collaborative workplace for the entire campus community


Diversity Matters

Contact Information

Vice Chancellor for Finance and Operations
297 Darland Administration Building
1049 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812-3011

tel: (218) 726-7101
fax: (218) 726-7107


Joan L. Erickson
Assistant to the Vice Chancellor
(218) 726-6790
(218) 726-7102


Stephen W. Keto
Vice Chancellor for Finance and Operations


Finance & Operations Org. Chart


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