Finance & Operations

Using a positive customer-centered approach, the Finance & Operations division support CNM’s mission by providing expert support to CNM’s people, places, processes, technology, and finances – with a focus on student success.

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(505) 224-4600

525 Buena Vista Dr. SE
LSA 204
Albuquerque, NM 87106

Departments and Offices

Finance & Operations departments and offices include:

Grant Management

The Grant Management Office supports the development, writing, and submission of grant applications and other critical proposals.

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Security Department

CNM Security deploys uniformed officers with comprehensive training to patrol each campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Within their jurisdiction — which includes all property owned, leased or controlled by CNM — campus security officers have the authority to enforce all regulations and policies within the campus environment.

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Risk Management

The Risk Management Office preserves assets, both human and physical, by minimizing the adverse effects of unpredictable events. This involves evaluating loss exposures, assessing liability, managing property and liability claims, etc.

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Business Office

The Business Office encompasses several crucial business services such as Accounts Payable, Cashier/Accounts Receivable, Material Management, Non-profit Accounting, Payroll, and Purchasing.

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The focus of CNM Budgeting involves the alignment of resources through the planning and budgeting process. Budget staff forecasts revenue and expenditures, develops the annual operating budget, monitors the budget and generates reports for internal and external constituencies.

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Physical Plant

The Physical Plant provides customer-oriented facilities management that ensures a welcoming, safe, and clean environment for students, faculty, and staff, while implementing sustainable practices and providing opportunities for staff and student learning.

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Office of Data Strategy

The Office of Data Strategy (ODS) serves the community, students and employees, by creating a data-driven culture through highly available, secure, easily maintainable, and clearly defined information.

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Parking and Fleet Services

Parking Services works to ensure that parking spaces are available for CNM students, faculty and staff members, as well as enforce CNM parking regulations. CNM Fleet Service vehicles are available for eligible employees conducting official CNM business.

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