Aboutdarrell bazzell the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration


 The Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration serves as UW-Madison’s chief financial officer. Vice Chancellor Darrell Bazzell is responsible for overall supervision of a wide array of the University’s administrative, student-life and auxiliary functions: budget, facilities planning and management, business services, human resources, research and sponsored programs, police services, housing, health services, student unions and recreational sports.  

Our mission is to provide “the highest-quality administrative and student life services to enhance the University of Wisconsin-Madison experience.”

We want to hear from you. To let us know how we’re doing or to ask a question about any of our programs and services, please call 608-262-9943 or send an e-mail to vcfa@vc.wisc.edu


  • bascom hill in early winter

    Taking on winter on Bascom Hill.

  • picnic point

    A snowy morning on Picnic Point.

  • lincoln statue in snow

    Abe Lincoln sits atop a snowy Bascom Hill.

  • arboretum in winter

    Winter comes to the Arboretum.

  • park street overpass in winter

    A wintery walk across the Park Street Bridge.