Division of Finance and Administration
The Division of Finance and Administration (DFA) provides services and support to over 50,000 students, faculty, and staff with the mission of advancing UCI's brilliant future and the vision of becoming world-class campus partners. DFA serves the university as planning partners, problem solvers, and solution providers—striving to make it as easy as possible for people to get the service they need, when they need them. I welcome your questions, comments, and suggestions–navigate to the "Contact Us" section under the "About Us" tab or email WithUForU@uci.edu.
Mary Lou D. Ortiz
Chief Financial Officer & Vice Chancellor
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The AccessibiliTree program supports UCI’s commitment in creating accessible, usable, and inclusive content. Examples of accessible content is providing alternative text for images, using descriptive headings, clearing defining sections in documents, etc. These techniques help individuals who may use assistive technology when reading web document. The training is comprised of three levels: Zot Sprout, Anteater Sapling, and AccessibiliTree. Join the program to become an AccessibiliTree and help UCI's Accessibility Forest thrive.
A new evacuation zone map has been released to help the campus community understand their evacuation zone in the event of an emergency. During the response phase of a disaster, UCI Police Department and/or Orange County Fire Authority will assess the need to initiate evacuation procedures. In the event an evacuation is required, it’s critical for campus personnel to be familiar with these zones and review this page for additional resources available to assist with evacuating during an incident.
Help combat hunger at UCI by donating non-perishable goods during UCI's 13th annual Clash of the Cans food drive. All goods collected through December 16 will benefit UCI's FRESH Basic Needs Hub, a student-initiated project that ensures UCI students' basic needs are met by providing resources, services, and support to help the campus thrive.
UCI Transportation was honored by the Best Workplace for Commuters for the 13th consecutive year with its Race to Excellence Award. The National Center for Transit Research has identified UCI as one of the top universities in advancing customer-focused transportation services, including vanpool, carpool, and other transit options.
For the inaugural award, 100 Best Fleets awarded UCI Transportation and Distribution Services for its exemplary work in showcasing environmentally committed fleet practices and comprehensive measures to support the “green the maintenance garage” movement while providing a roadmap for other maintenance facilities.
Following committees are chaired by the CFO and Vice Chancellor.
This project will be the first building completed at the New North Campus Health and Wellness Village. This five story structure will house pediatric autism, primary and specialty care, adult primary and breast cancer clinics, as well as a rehabilitation center and urgent care. A 749-stall parking structure is also a part of this project.