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Shared Business Services Center

Student Development’s Shared Business Services Center is designed to help division staff accomplish their financial and business-related responsibilities.

Our model allows us to fulfill a commitment to improving internal controls, enhancing reporting and finance-related services and reducing costs across the division. Our goals are to improve services and ensure we are meeting needs specific to departments within the division.

The department includes the office of business administration for student development, the Busch Student Center, and the division's ITS and web support. Sodexo dining services, the Barnes & Noble Bookstore, Pepsi, Griesedieck Vending, Charter/Spectrum Cable TV and other contracted services are also managed by this office.

Financial Services

The office maintains and monitors financial statements for division departments.

HR Services

Shared Services offers select Human Resources (HR) transactional services to the division of Student Development.

IT Services

Here at Saint Louis University, IT Services provides technical expertise to enable students, faculty, staff, researchers and organizations in the creation, progression and improvement of campus technology.


Shared Services offers monthly training sessions to staff in Student Development. Custom courses and individual training sessions are available upon request. Send requests to

Student Development Training Schedule

Budget Services

Budget Services supports strategic planning and budgeting by providing essential financial data and analysis relative to Student Development operations.

Project Management Services

The Project Management Services supports Student Development Departments with the application of project management principles, tools, and methodology with the primary goal of continuously improving our ability to deliver structured planned solutions within budget, on schedule, according to scope, and in the way that best contributes to accomplishing the University's Mission and Strategic Goals.

Capital Projects: Project Request Approval Process

Auxiliary Support

Oversees contract management, financial oversight, and capital planning for Saint Louis University's ancillary income divisions.

Marketplace Support
SLU Marketplace is offered by Saint Louis University departments to help with various types of campus wide payment processes.
Auditing Services
The office conducts divisional audits to ensure compliance with University policy.
Travel and Entertainment

Shared Services assists the division in managing business travel and expenses.

SLU Travel and Entertainment Policy

Any questions regarding policies or processes relating to human resource issues, budgets or vendors who provide goods and services to the division should be submitted to this office at 314-977-9525.