The Business Affairs area contains the programs of Business Office, Human Resources, Purchasing, Physical Plant, Campus Store, and Mailing and Printing Services. The first and foremost goals of Business Affairs is to support the educational program by providing effective and efficient utilization of all financial and physical resources available.
Heidi Ellis, Vice President for Business Affairs
The Austin College Business Office is located on the first floor of the Caruth Administration Building. Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Office of Human Resources (HR) provides a variety of services to the students, faculty, staff, and retirees of Austin College, as well as to applicants for employment. HR coordinates the functional areas of affirmative action/EEO, benefits, compensation & classification, employee development/training, employee relations, employment, payroll, and personnel records.
Mailing and Printing Services is equipped to do a variety of duplicating jobs, as well as large or small mailings. Services include lamination, faxing, Express Mail, Federal Express and UPS shipping. This office is located adjacent to the Campus Post Office.
The Physical Plant is responsible for the maintenance, operations and housekeeping of all buildings on the Austin College campus. This department seeks to provide a satisfactory environment in all buildings and to encourage growth and learning through a residential living experience. The Physical Plant is also responsible for maintaining the Austin College Lake Campus at Lake Texoma.