OSU Shared Services


A Message from the Director

“OSU Shared Services (the Business Centers) is committed to supporting colleges and units in advancing the University’s mission and goals. We focus on service, efficiency, and effective stewardship of resources, in close collaboration with colleagues across the University. OSU Shared Services assists administrative leaders with financial management analyses, forecasting, and developing a stable and diverse workforce. With these goals in mind, we are dedicated to delivering customer-focused solutions, and continually developing the expertise of Business Center staff members.”

Linda Powell
Director, OSU Shared Services


Advance the University mission through strategic partnerships; delivering innovative customer-focused solutions.


To provide the highest level of consultative and collaborative business services to the University community. We are committed to effective resource stewardship and to the continuous development of employee expertise.

Key Strategies

  • Providing Exemplary Customer Service
  • Relentlessly Pursuing Operational Excellence
  • Fostering Employee Engagement and Job Satisfaction
  • Challenging the status quo through Continuous Process Improvement
  • Nurturing Inclusive Partnerships by Sharing Information and Communicating Effectively

Find Your Business Center

Agricultural Sciences & Marine Sciences

  • College of Agricultural Sciences
  • Hatfield Marine Science Center
  • Agricultural Research Centers

Arts and Sciences

  • College of Education
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • College of Sciences
  • Honors College

Auxiliaries & Activities

  • Athletic Department
  • University Conference Services
  • Public Safety
  • Business Services
  • Recreational Sports
  • Memorial Union
  • Student Health Services
  • Intercultural Student Services
  • Counseling & Psychological Services
  • Facilities
  • University Housing & Dining
  • Educational Activities & ASOSU


Business and Engineering

  • College of Business
  • College of Engineering

Forestry, Oceanic & Atmospheric

  • College of Forestry
  • College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences

Health Sciences

  • College of Health & Human Sciences
  • College of Pharmacy
  • College of Veterinary Medicine

University Administration

  • Office of the President
  • Office of the Provost
  • Academic Affairs and International Programs
  • Graduate School
  • Finance and Administration (excluding
    Business Services, Facilities, Public Safety,
    Conference Services)
  • Information Services
  • Valley Library
  • Research Office (excluding HMSC)
  • Student Affairs (E&G Funded)
  • University Relations and Marketing
  • University Outreach and Engagement
  • OSU Cascades Campus.

Finding My Business Center

OSU Unit Assigned Business Center
Academic Affairs and International Programs University Administrative
Agricultural Research Centers Agricultural and Marine
ASOSU & Educational Activities Auxiliaries & Activities
Athletics Department Auxiliaries & Activities
Capital Planning & Development Auxiliaries & Activities
College of Agricultural Sciences Agricultural and Marine
College of Business Business and Engineering
College of Education Arts and Sciences
College of Engineering Business and Engineering
College of Forestry Forestry, Oceanic, and Atmospheric
College of Public Health & Human Sciences Health Sciences
College of Liberal Arts Arts and Sciences
College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences Forestry, Oceanic, and Atmospheric
College of Pharmacy Health Sciences
College of Science Arts and Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine Health Sciences
Counseling & Psychological Services Auxiliaries & Activities
Diversity & Cultural Engagement Auxiliaries & Activities
Enterprise Risk Services Auxiliaries & Activities
Facilities Services Auxiliaries & Activities
Finance and Administration (excluding Capital Planning,
Facilities, Public Safety, Conference Services, Transportation)
University Administrative
Graduate School University Administrative
Hatfield Marine Science Center Agricultural and Marine
Honors College Arts and Sciences
Human Resources Office Auxiliaries & Activities
Information Services University Administrative
Intercultural Student Services Auxiliaries & Activities
International Programs University Administrative
Memorial Union & MU Retail Food Services Auxiliaries & Activities
Office of the President University Administrative
Office of the Provost University Administrative
Orange Media Network Auxiliaries & Activities
OSU Cascades Campus University Administrative
Printing & Mailing Auxiliaries & Activities
Public Safety Auxiliaries & Activities
Recreational Sports Auxiliaries & Activities
Research Office (excluding HMSC) University Administrative
Specialized Administrative Services Auxiliaries & Activities
Student Access & Family Resources Auxiliaries & Activities
Student Affairs (E&G Funded) University Administrative
Student Health Services Auxiliaries & Activities
Student Leadership & Involvement Auxiliaries & Activities
Transportation Services Auxiliaries & Activities
University Relations and Marketing University Administrative
University Conference Services Auxiliaries & Activities
University Housing & Dining Auxiliaries & Activities
University Outreach and Engagement University Administrative
Valley Library University Administrative

BC Staff Resources

Master Finance Calendar

OSU Memorial Union


The Division of Finance & Administration Master Finance Calendar consolidates major deadlines that affect Business Center and central partner operations. It is not intended to replace individual departmental calendars for processes like payroll, human resources, etc.

Contact Melanie Rose with questions about the Master Finance Calendar.

Employee Newsletters

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Volume 2: 2017-18


Volume 1: 2016

Campus Recycling Interactive Map

OSU Campus Recycling Maps

Recycling is sorted into the following categories. Click to track where each goes and what it does.

Track for Paper
Track for Cardboard
Track for Glass
Track for Aluminum Cans
Track for Plastic
Track for Compost
Track for Landfill Waste