Costs and Funding

Find out how to balance your budget – from funding, purchasing and procurement; to construction and maintenance/operations costs; bond issues and endowments, and more…


Obama's Last Education Budget Proposal: Building a Legacy

In the last year of a two-term presidency, the sitting president proposes his last budget for the upcoming fiscal year. President Obama announced his last proposed budget on Tuesday, February 8, 2016.

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Problem Solved?

College Fundraising at a Crossroads

How can today’s colleges and universities best support what they do and raise the funds to make it possible?

Hot Tips: Purchasing

Six Steps to Procurement Optimization

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Here's to a Great New Year!

How Long Will This Last?

A life-cycle cost analysis is an important tool when acquiring, owning, operating and disposing of buildings and systems on a campus.

Construction Delays

The Impact of Construction Delays

From scaled-back plans to increased costs, scrambled schedules and more, construction delays cause headaches. Planning for the unexpected will help to keep your projects on track.

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Building Skills



Editor's Note (The View From Here)

What Value Relationships?

Ten Types of Procurement Software

What type of procurement software can help you?

Strategic Purchasing for Universities

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

The Education Marketplace

Can Higher Education Leaders Tap Into Their Business Sides?

Colleges and universities are doggedly protecting their missions and values, but they also understand that they must watch the bottom line, be creative and entrepreneurial about what they do, and remain highly conscious about how they are faring in the education marketplace.

As the Rich Get Richer, What’s a ‘Poor’ College to Do?

The wealth inequality gap is having an impact on higher education.

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