What is it?

A budget is an estimate of the expected income and expense for a given period.  The base budget is your starting budget for each year and represents your annual allocation of the overall University operating budget.

Why is it important?

The base budget is a useful planning tool for managers to plan long term commitments and resources by providing a stable base from which to start.

Where do I find more information?

Detailed information can be found on Financial Services’ website or by contacting the Controller’s Office.