Mission Statement

The mission of the Office of Risk Management of The University of Alabama System is to:

  • Develop, implement, evaluate, and monitor a System-wide risk program
  • Promote collaboration among campus/entity-based risk, ethics, and compliance programs
  • Assist and support campus/entity-based programs
  • Promote a culture that supports the goals of the Board of Trustees
  • Support training and educational efforts related to the above goals
  • Provide advice and counsel for these purposes
  • Refer appropriate investigatory matters to the General Counsel, General Auditor, and/or others
  • Encourage the flow of information and internal transparency related to Board goals, including appropriate reporting and direct access to the Board, its Committee(s), the Chancellor, and appropriate administrators
  • Perform such other duties as directed by the Chancellor in consultation with the Board.

Help and Support

Publications and Presentations

Risk and Compliance Conferences


The University of Alabama System
Office of Risk Management
500 University Boulevard East
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Tel: 205-348-5889