Mission Statement

Finance and Administration delivers services to all members of our school and our external customers in a timely, professional manner with the highest standard of integrity. We conduct the business of the university in ways that consistently enhance the academic mission of the School of Medicine and support the reputation of the university.

What's New

  • With the introduction of Chrome River, VCU’s new online travel authorization and reimbursement system, the Dean’s Office travel approval guidelines have been reviewed and updated. Effective May 1st, only the Dean’s direct reports should enter Darrell Griffith as the Authorized Approver when prompted to by Chrome River. All other Faculty and Staff should follow the approval flow established by their department.
  • The university’s delegated authority has been increased to $10,000 from $7,500. 
  • New MCVF expenditure policy has been updated on the MCVF website.

Budget Information for Departments

Basic Health Science
Ph.D. Funding Support
Centers and Institutes

Contact information for administrator and senior fiscal staff

It is important to keep our records up to date, and your participation is required.

If you have changes to your contact information, please click on the link below and provide all of your information to update your records. This information is for Dean’s Office use only.

Click here to update your contact information

Building Design and Project Management

Welcome to the VCU School of Medicine Office of Design and Project Management (ODPM) website. The School of Medicine encompasses more than 883,000 gross square feet research, teaching and clinical space on the MCV Campus, coupled with 26,000 lease-able square feet of rental space in the surrounding downtown locations. The ODPM is organized to provide the most comprehensive planning, design and construction services for the School of Medicine. 


The mission of the Office of Design and Project Management in the School of Medicine is to strategically plan, design and advocate the best management practices for programming and budgeting while providing the best customer service from a concept to project completion.

Space Management
Project management
Featured projects
Frequently asked questions

Dean's Office Administrative Services

Administrative Services serves as a clearinghouse for all financial and budgetary aspects of the Dean's Office units.

All requisitions, direct pays and travel reimbursements are processed through Administrative Services. Additionally, documentation for purchasing card transactions and unit-initiated VCU services such as Mail Services and Media Services are submitted to Administrative Services.

Centralized purchasing
Corporate purchasing card
Personal Reimbursements
Computer equipment
Cash / checks received