Division of Business and Finance

Welcome To Business & Finance

The Division of Finance & Administration is a team of professionals committed to the delivery of innovative, effective and efficient customer services while maintaining fiscal integrity. The division is responsible for the University’s accounting, budget planning, financial reporting, compliance, treasury, grants, auxiliary enterprises, grants, procurement, property and warehousing and facilities planning/project management functions. The division supports the overall excellence of Jackson State University by understanding and serving the needs of the academic programs, students, faculty, staff, alumni and communities.  We coordinate and optimize University-wide planning and risk mitigation with a focus towards sustainable achievements.

Through dynamic and collaborative partnerships, we provide high-quality and efficient services to ensure that the financial, capital, and operational resources are optimally deployed in support of the strategic vision for the Institution.

Contact Information
Executive Assistant: Dr. Verdean Potter
verdean.w.potter@jsums.edu
H. P. Jacobs Administration Tower
5th Floor, Room 500

Office: 601-979-3060