Finance Officers

Chair: Vincent Abatemarco, University of Detroit Mercy
Phone: (313) 993-1508
E-mail: vabatemarco@udmercy.edu
Next Conference
Location: University of Detroit Mercy
Dates: April 23-25, 2014


The AJCU Finance Officers Conference meets annually and communicates regularly through an active AJCU listserv. At their annual meeting, attendees 
are given the opportunity to share ideas and information through panel and round-table discussions, utilizing a mix of industry experts and institutional representatives to bridge the theoretical and conceptual with real world practical application. Past topics discussed at the annual meeting have included public finance issues; accounting and auditing standards updates; endowment spending and asset allocation strategies; and, collaboration amongst Jesuit colleges and universities.

The University of Detroit Mercy will host the 66th Annual AJCU Finance Officers Conference on April 23-25, 2014. Conference registration is available online at: https://commerce.cashnet.com/ajcu-fo. The conference hotel is the Marriott Dearborn Inn and participants of the conference qualify for a special conference rate when completing registration by April 1, 2014. A link within the conference registration site will provide you this special rate. See the conference registration site for more information.


Please note: The Chief Finance Officers collaboration website has moved. Please contact Patrick Hogan at Loyola Marymount University (patrick.hogan@lmu.edu) to request an account for the new website.



Quote of the week

“It’s all about the pedagogy. Ignatian teaching takes education beyond cognitive skill development to explore its connection to the heart, emotions, and personal values one embraces in life.”
Dr. Kathleen Snyder, Executive Director, JesuitNET Design Services


Meet the AJCU President

On April 1, 2013, Rev. Michael J. Sheeran became president of the Association of Jesu...
Read more

Federal Relations


AJCU Federal Relations Network is the lobbying arm of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities and comprised of at least one representative from each one of the twenty-eight Jesuit Colleges and Universities. The Network is kept up to date on an on-going basis by the Vice President for Federal Relations on all issues relating to Appropriations, budget, higher education authorization issues and taxes. The Network meets annually in September for a Legislative Conference and also participates in the Annual Committee for Education Funding Legislative Conference and Awards Dinner.
Learn More

AJCU Conferences


The 35+ Conferences sponsored by the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) are affinity groups within the AJCU Network. The Conferences provide a forum for the exchange of ideas, information and best practices; support the professional development of their members; and present opportunities for AJCU representatives to discuss opportunities and challenges in Jesuit higher education. Most of the AJCU Conference groups meet in person at least once a year, and many of them communicate regularly through an AJCU listserv.
Learn More

International Outreach


The member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) are committed to developing programs and partnerships that advance international education and support initiatives that advance global citizenship.
Learn More