Assoc. Vice President for Budget and Finance

Budget and Finance

Budget and Finance is a service-oriented area dedicated to supporting Western Illinois University in its mission to have a profound and positive impact on the changing world through instruction, research, and public service as the University educates and prepares a diverse student population to thrive in and contribute to a global society. Budget and Finance is a support organization which provides quality, effective, efficient, and timely leadership and administrative support services responding to the ever-changing needs of students, faculty, and staff by:

  • Conducting essential business operations of the University while complying with applicable statutes, rules, and governing regulations.
  • Providing human resource services and programs that foster workplace effectiveness.
  • Procuring goods and services in a timely manner and at the best quality and price while complying with existing statutes and governing regulations.
  • Providing accurate, timely, and complete financial information to all internal and external constituents in the most usable and appropriate form.

Teresa E. Smith, PhD
Interim Associate Vice President for Budget and Finance
Sherman Hall 321
Phone: 309-298-1814


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