Risk & Compliance Management coordinates university-wide efforts to ensure compliance with federal, state and local regulation, manages loss prevention and control programs, and oversees University Enterprise Risk Management initiative. Key areas of focus include business continuity, emergency operations preparedness, regulatory compliance, contract reviews, insurance coverage analysis, claims assessment and reporting, and other related topics. The Office works to develop a culture of collaboration and proactive approaches to reducing risk and building a “best practices” function.
The Mission of Risk & Compliance Management is to strengthen accountability and regulatory compliance through the development and administration of policies, procedures and standards in support of a University-wide risk management process, which includes managing the insurance program, minimizing legal liabilities and supporting compliance with all federal and statutory regulations. Consistent with this mission is to maintain integrity and to adhere to the highest standards of ethical conduct.