Mission and Values

Mission Statement

The Office of Finance and Administration (OFA) is a collaborative partner to the university community, by providing value-added expertise and strategic guidance, and delivering exemplary customer service, in all university operations.  By stewarding financial assets, optimizing physical resources and investing in human capital, we will work with university constituencies to position NC State as a premier land grant university and world-class institution.

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Excellence
  • Respect
  • Stewardship
  • Innovation
  • Accountability

More about the Mission Statement…

A team of talented, resourceful and experienced Finance and Administration professionals support the advancement of NC State’s strategic goals and long-term plans by providing value-added expertise and guidance in all operations.  We work collaboratively across the university community to ensure university operations and core functions are performed to the highest standards of customer service, accountability and efficiency.

We are simultaneously prudent in our stewardship of university resources while innovative and entrepreneurial in the development and growth of university assets.  Our culture of innovation, efficiency and effectiveness, supported by our core values, will ensure optimal and best use of university resources and assets.

Always focused on enhancing the academic mission of the university, our promise is to do everything we can to position NC State as a premier land grant university and world-class institution in service to the citizens of North Carolina and beyond.