Capital Planning & Development (CPD) is comprised of several units that plan, build and manage comprehensive capital projects.  Our business units include:

  • The Office of the Associate Vice President coordinates the core strategic and operational work of the department and serve as the primary contact for governing bodies.

  • Capital & Space Management manages the University’s physical and capital assets.

  • Real Estate manages off-campus real estate, leases, acquisitions, sales, easements, and other transactions affecting University owned property. 

  • Special Projects is responsible for the delivery of construction projects under $5 million.

  • Major Projects is responsible for the delivery of construction projects over $5 million.

  • Strategic Sourcing manages CPD’s portfolio of vendors to ensure the UW is leveraging its buying power and achieving its procurement goals of business equity, sustainability, and cost effectiveness.

  • Business Applications maintains and supports critical enterprise systems and serve as the data hub, creating and curating accurate and readily available information to inform planning, execution, and ongoing assessment.

  • Finance coordinates the accounting and financial management functions from across CPD, overseeing capital projects, real estate, and operating accounts.