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 Hall

    Bucky keeps a proud eye on Bascom Hill.

  • Bascom Hill in autumn

    A beautiful autumn day on Bascom Hill.

  • Dusk at Slichter Adams

    Dusk falls on a quiet evening near the Lakeshore residence halls.

  • Abe Lincoln statue

    Abe takes in the fall colors on Bascom Hill.

  • Park Street bridge in fall

    The Park Street pedestrian bridge on a fall day.