CMU RCM Guiding Principles:
Budget Restructuring Committee adopted a set of 8 Guiding Principles as a way to articulate the
philosophies important to sub-committee members. The guiding principles became
the key framework to the development of agreed upon final recommendations for
allocating revenue and expenses.
about RCM and Budget Models:
Curry, J. R., Laws, A. L., & Strauss, J. C. (2013). Responsibility center management: A guide to
balancing academic entrepreneurship with fiscal responsibility. Washington,
DC: National Association of College and University Business Officers.
Whalen, E. L. (1991). Responsibility center budgeting: An approach to
decentralized management for institutions of higher education. Bloomington,
IN: Indiana University Press.
CMU Related Links:
Financial Planning and Budgets
Budget Priorities Committee
to other Universities:
Other Universities have implemented or are implementing RCM or a similar
budget structure at their institutions. Below are links to some of those
universities' RCM sites.
RCM Web Sites:
Restructuring: A Working Document
RCM Training Packet
RCM Review Document