Business Services offers a broad range of services and transaction processing to campus, including accounting, internal auditing, risk management, purchasing, materials distribution and surplus property management, and tuition and student loan services.
Dedicated as The Roof Over the Wisconsin Idea, UW-Madison Conference Centers has played a key role in the campus’s outreach mission. With state-of-the-art meeting facilities, well-appointed hotel guestrooms and extraordinary hospitality, Conference Centers connects an international community of lifelong learners with access to UW-Madison resources. Conference Centers annually hosts and provides lodging and meeting space for tens of thousands in the pursuit of professional development embodying the Wisconsin Idea.
ODMAS leads both the institutional analytics and data governance programs on campus. This critical work includes implementation and management of the institutional data warehouses, InfoAccess and Badger Analytics, as well as developing and administering institutional data policy, procedures, and standards. The department also maintains the campus data dictionary, tracks and manages major institutional data issues, and supports business intelligence developers across campus in delivering data insights.
FP&M oversees the physical development, construction, maintenance and safe operation of the UW-Madison campus. FP&M provides a full spectrum of facilities management services, including planning and managing university buildings, landscape architecture, transportation services and environmental and safety compliance.
OHR manages all aspects of employee services, including payroll, benefits and professional development. OHR develops campus human resources policy, designs and administers campus-wide personnel systems and consults on human resources issues.
University Housing manages campus residence halls, apartments and numerous food service operations. Housing also enhances the student experience through academic connections and out-of-class education.
UW-Madison police are responsible for safety, security and law enforcement on campus. The department employs crime prevention and safety initiatives through proactive education and awareness while responding to community needs.