The Academic Affairs Other Unit Shared Services Center was launched Summer of 2015 to enhance UMBC’s administrative capabilities. We are a multi-function center providing Human Resources, Payroll, Procurement, Accounts Payable, and Financial Management services. The AAOU SSC currently services 63% of the Academic Affairs Other Units which is 20 of 31 departments. We will be phasing in several departments each year until we are servicing 100% of the Academic Affairs Other Units.

Our Mission

The mission of the Academic Affairs Other Units Shared Services Center is to provide “administrative excellence” and support department faculty, staff, and student employees as we strive to connect innovative teaching and learning, research across disciplines, and civic engagement.