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June 20, 2024
The Surplus Property department will be temporarily closed for Summer 2024. If you have an urgent need to have items removed from your area, please note the following guidelines summarized at https://supplychain.ucmerced.edu/news/2024/surplus-property-department-temporary-summer-closure
June 4, 2024
Please share this important message with colleagues in your academic and staff communities.   Effort reports for Spring 2024 have been generated and are available to those on campus with an effort certification role. All...
May 28, 2024
This summer, the Division of Finance and Administration is preparing to launch major advancements in procurement and accounts payable operations for Fall semester that will bring increased efficiency, transparency and collaboration to UC Merced’s supplier relationships and campus partners....
April 29, 2024
April 29, 2024
POST – MIGRATION NOTICE: You will not be able to access UCM Plan with the current link you have been using (for web access or through SmartView).  As communicated on Friday 4/26, we have migrated our UCM Plan application to a new Oracle Enterprise EPM license environment, and the old/...
April 29, 2024
If there’s a phrase many of us dread, it’s “Please provide your COA.” A COA (or Chart of Accounts string) is that alphanumeric mashup required for university purchasing, but not easy to remember. The Financial Management & Reporting Task Force has...
April 26, 2024
PRE–MIGRATION NOTICE: We are migrating our Oracle EPM environment (UCM Plan) to a new enterprise license type – this is very similar to an Oracle data center migration, except that we will be required to change the link we use to access our UCM Plan application. This change will...
April 26, 2024
The Office of Information Technology (OIT) will be conducting bi-weekly office hours every other Thursday, starting May 2nd, via Zoom from 3 - 4:30 PM. These sessions are specifically tailored for departmental Financial Analysts seeking assistance with technical matters related to SmartView,...
April 22, 2024
With an ongoing commitment to improving campus financial processes and systems, OIT and the Division of Finance and Administration are pleased to announce a new user interface for the Oracle financial system that will launch this summer. The UI, called Redwood, is a visually appealing...
April 15, 2024
April 2024 progress report from the Financial Management and Reporting Task Force, 
April 15, 2024
Reminder: Certify Fall 2023 Effort Reports by April 30   April 15, 2024   Please share this important message with colleagues in your academic and staff communities.   Effort reports for Fall 2023 were made available on February 1, 2024 to those on campus with an...
March 27, 2024
Update 4/10/24 - Click HERE for archived Town Hall video and other resources (Single Sign-on required). The campus community is invited to the next Financial Transparency Town Hall, scheduled for 9 - 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 10 via Zoom. Please join us for a discussion of UC...
January 11, 2024
To: DCC-based DFA staff Division of Finance and Administration employees will be assigned to a single floor in the Downtown Campus Center as part of a reorganization of space use in the DCC. All DCC-based DFA staff will be assigned workspaces on the second floor. Staff currently on the third...
January 10, 2024
A message to Auxiliary Enterprises and Fiscal Innovation staff from Chad Pettay, executive director of campus life: AFI colleagues, After a competitive national search, I am thrilled to announce that Erin Eli has agreed to join our team as the director of Dining and Retail Services. Erin...
January 8, 2024
TAPS has begun sunsetting the Easy Park Personal Parking Meters. The campus community will no longer be able to load funds onto the device to pay for parking. The Easy Park designated parking spaces will be removed along with all signage. TAPS will continue to honor existing meters for those...
December 4, 2023
After a prolonged closure, the University Store is excited to announce the reopening of the University Store Annex, located at the east end of the Ruiz Administration Center. As an extension of the main store, the annex provides a variety of services including online order pickups for textbooks...
December 4, 2023
A version of this message was sent Oct. 5 to campus staff who work directly with financial matters. This version was published Dec. 4 in Monday Memo. California no longer restricts government-funded travel to states that had enacted anti-LGBTQ+ legislation. The change, cited by UCOP,...
November 30, 2023
A message from UC Merced Chancellor Juan Sánchez Muñoz, Ph.D. Dear colleagues, After a robust nationwide search, I am pleased to announce that Dr. Kurt Schnier has been selected as UC Merced’s permanent Vice Chancellor for the Division of Finance and Administration (DFA) and Chief...

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