Partnerships

The Division of Business and Finance oversees the following departments: Financial Affairs, Facilities Operations and Planning, Human Resources, Information Technology, UM Police, and University Compliance Services.
The vision of University of Miami's Information Technology (UMIT) department is to be the best information technology organization in higher education. It strives to be recognized for strategic leadership, innovation, and collaborative partnerships in achieving the University of Miami's academic, clinical, and research goals.

The Office of HIPAA Privacy & Security serves as the first point of contact for all issues related to HIPAA privacy and security standards at the University of Miami.

The mission of the Regulatory & Compliance Services is to reinforce the University of Miami's commitment to a culture of excellence, by providing a strong foundation for the implementation, maintenance, and assessment of all essential research compliance activities.

University Compliance Services promotes and supports a working environment that reflects the University’s commitment to operating with the highest level of integrity. It meets this commitment all while maintaining compliance with applicable laws, regulations and policies to all members of the University community -- including trustees, officers, management, physicians, faculty and staff, students, and employees.
The mission of Audit and Advisory Services is to provide independent, objective assurance and consulting services using a risk-based approach, to add value and improve the operations of the University.


The Department of Risk Management is responsible for the preservation of the University’s assets, both human and physical. This is accomplished by identifying, defining, assessing, preventing, and reducing risks facing the University of Miami.
The Office of the General Counsel supports the dynamic educational and research environment of the University of Miami, by providing legal advice to promote sound decision-making in all areas of operation, research, and administration.