Administrative Support Resources

Here are some of our most-requested resources.

Frequently Asked Questions

Our experts answer your questions, from checking your e-mail anywhere in the world, to installing new software.

Hiring – Onboarding – Exiting Processes

Useful forms and information to assist in these personnel management areas.

News and Updates

Please see the latest news from Financial Affairs Administration.


Boston University has a?Policies Web Page?for the community. The purpose of the site is to aggregate all policies across the university in a one-stop shop for the BU community. Nested inside are all of our Financial Affairs specific policies under the tab heading- Finance & Administration. Please click here to view all of the current policies (Kerberos password required).

Policy Changes:

All policies uploaded to this page are monitored by the Office of the Senior Vice President, CFO & Treasurer in collaboration with Compliance Services. Although individual departments are responsible for ensuring that policies are current, the administrative department will monitor content on this page and will ensure that individual departments are reviewing all policies on an annual basis.

Please submit all changes to existing policies, or requests to add additional new policies to Mike Barrett. This process will ensure that all web content affiliated with Financial Affairs is accurate, consistent and user-friendly to the BU Community.

Procedures & Guidelines

How to request additional network access and gain entry to Financial Affairs’s restricted areas.

Security Information

Find out more about our behind-the-scenes work to keep your information secure.

Supported Software

There are some things we can help you with (Internet Explorer) and some we can’t (iTunes). Get the full list.