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Patrick D. Hogan

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Charlottesville, VA 22904-4228

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Welcome to the Web site of the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

The Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer is charged by the Board of Visitors and the President with overseeing the financial operations of the University, including the Medical Center, and supporting special initiatives that have a University-wide impact.

The EVP-COO partners with the Provost and others to foster strong relationships between academic and administrative areas, ensuring strong and sustainable resources to finance academic excellence. Current priorities focus on achieving Organizational Excellence across academic and administrative areas, shifting to a new internal budget model that fosters entrepreneurial and collaborative actions in all schools and units, and implementing a long-term financial plan for academic excellence to provide the foundation for implementing the University's strategic plan.


Board of Visitors Approves 2015-16 University of Virginia Budget

June 12, 2015 | The University of Virginia Board of Visitors today approved the 2016 fiscal year budget. The $3.07 billion spending plan supports U.Va.'s strategic institutional priorities, as outlined in the Cornerstone Plan: it advances total student advising, boosts top-tier faculty hires, supports strategic research and ensures that the University remains affordable and accessible for qualified students. More

Affordable Excellence Model Significantly Lowers Student Indebtedness

March 25, 2015 | The University of Virginia Board of Visitors today adopted an innovative program of "Affordable Excellence" that significantly reduces student indetedness for qualifying Virginia residents, affirming U.Va.'s position as one of the best values in higher education. The new model reduces student indeptedness for both low- and middle-income Virginians and increases grant aid, while offering options for a stronger degree of predictability for families over the course of a student's four-year career on Grounds. More