The Business Office provides central support and expertise in the areas of human resources, operational finance, and health and safety and ensures UR staff have the facilities, equipment and tools they need to accomplish the goals of UR. The Business Office staff manages centralized tasks on behalf of the UR team including mail distribution, reception, equipment logs, ordering materials and supplies and more.
Research, Campaign & Pipeline Services
This team is responsibile for research, prospect identification, pipeline and campaign management.
Systems and Data Services
This team supports the UFriend database and record administration of all activities related to UFriend records, data and list generation. In addition to UFriend, this team provides support and oversight for other software and systems.
Donation and Trust Services
Donations and Trust Services role is to provide both trust advisory services as well as all charitable processing and gift receipts for the University of Saskatchewan. The team is responsible for recommending the acceptance of gifts for Board of Governors' approval, as well as the establishment of new trusts and revisions to existing trusts as appropriate. They provide advice to University of Saskatchewan entities on issues related to charitable gifts, ensuring compliance with the Canadian Income Tax Act and Canada Revenue Agency guidelines.
The Service Portal is a "one stop" shop where requests for services are submitted and provided by the Operations and Services teams. It also allows access to self-service options, documents and tools which are available to support staff working with University Relations.