The Role of the VCFA

The Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration (VCFA) works directly with the Chancellor and Provost and serves as the chief financial officer of UW-Madison. The Vice Chancellor is responsible for a wide range of administrative, budgetary, student-life and other functions. Campus units reporting to the VCFA can be found by clicking on the VCFA Units link above or to the left.

In addition, the Vice Chancellor represents UW-Madison on budgetary and administrative matters with state government, UW System Administration, the Board of Regents, the private sector and the general public. The VCFA also maintains a consultative and collaborative working relationship with faculty, staff and student governance groups and committees in program and policy development. The Vice Chancellor serves as the Chancellor’s representative on various state and governmental boards and authorities.


Biography of the VCFA 

Office of the VCFA Staff