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Business Services supports the Western Michigan University community through effective risk and contract management. The office offers traditional risk management assistance as well as expanded services such as:

  • Programs to empower staff, faculty and students to actively practice risk management and loss avoidance.
  • Identification and mitigation of emerging risks.
  • Proactive staff and revenue stream development to ensure business continuity.
  • Effective contract management for University non-grant and sponsored contracts.

Click here to find out about the Contract Organizational Lifecycle Tool’s training (COLT) NOW AVAILABLE!

Equipment Insurance Program
Want insurance coverage to protect university owned equipment from theft, fire, flood, and vandalism? If yes, then read about the in-house Equipment Insurance Program that provides physical damage coverage. Participation in the program for 2020/21 will be accepted through September 30, 2020. 2020/21 is the last year that the program will be offered in this format. Changes to the program are being worked on for the future and more information will be shared at a later date. Questions? Call Business Services at 387-4825.