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College Update — April 2014

A special message from Dr. Sandy Shugart, Valencia College President Dear Colleagues, Please excuse the long silence between updates. I can’t recall a busier time in my life or Valencia’s. Respecting that observation, I will try to be brief. 1. Legislative Update — With just a week or so to go, the legislative session is […]

Important Dates to Remember for Fiscal Year 2014 –...

The Budget Office conducted Budget Development System (BDS) trainings on January 17, 2014. The BDS was developed to enable budget managers to enter their budget requests online, print reports of their entered requests, print all of their combined budgets, as well as monitor budgets throughout the fiscal year. If you are a budget manager, please […]

Sue Fagan is the New Director of Budget and Analysis

A Message from Sherri Dixon, Assistant Vice President of Budget and Auxiliary Services I am pleased to announce that Katherine “Sue” Fagan is Valencia’s new director of budget and analysis. In this role, she will provide leadership in the development and implementation of Valencia’s budget processes. Sue is knowledgeable about the Florida College System — […]

College Update – May 2013

A special message from Dr. Sandy Shugart, Valencia College President Dear Colleagues, You may have already seen that the Board of Trustees approved freezing Valencia’s tuition for one more year at $99.06 per credit hour. I am pleased that we are able, for just one more year, to respond to the financial pressures our students […]

2012/13 Fiscal Year Closing Guidelines

As we approach the end of fiscal year 2012/13 on June 30, financial services would like to provide you with important dates and guidelines that will assist you in planning appropriately. Although financial processes cannot stop because of fiscal year end, the required cut-off dates are necessary to accurately record financial transactions in the proper fiscal […]

Reminders and Support for the 2013/14 Budget Process

The Banner Budget Development System opened on November 27, 2012 and allows all department budgets to be completed online. This is a good time to reassess how effectively your area is using resources, and if there are ways to curtail and reallocate to have a more purposeful impact.  Funding requests for critical needs should be […]

Valencia Budget Cuts Affect Students – An East Campus Per...

By Michelle Foster One of the most meaningful words for prospective college students is “success.” At Valencia College, the nation’s No. 1 community college as ranked by the Aspen Institute, we strive to provide programs and services to help students achieve success and reach their educational, career and life goals every day. Recently, with the […]

2011-12 Fiscal Year Closing Guidelines

As we approach the end of fiscal year 2011-12 on June 30, the financial services department would like to provide you with important dates and guidelines that will assist you in planning appropriately. Although financial processes cannot stop because of the end of the fiscal year, the required cut-off dates are necessary to accurately record […]

College Update – May 2012

A special message from Dr. Sandy Shugart, Valencia College President Dear colleagues, I’m afraid I am a bit overdue in writing this update and hope you will forgive its length. Legislature The Florida Legislature completed its budget work earlier than normal this year, a function of their decennial redistricting activity. While the state’s economy is […]

College Planning Council Approves Changes to 2012-2013...

In November 2011, two of the eight principles for the 2012-2013 Budget Principles were revised and a ninth principle was added to better align our resources with Valencia’s vision, values, mission, and strategic and organizational plans. The two changes (underlined in the descriptions below) include modifications to principle one and principle three. Principle One: Strive […]