Financial Systems & Technology

The Financial Systems & Technology department is responsible for processing university financial transactions to ensure data integrity and proper transmission to the state as well as support for Stratus Financials.

Our department manages the applications that enable the campus to perform key financial operations, including Stratus Financials, R*STARS, Student Financials and the Payroll interface. We review and process campus journals, image financial documents and handle the transmission of financial data to Annapolis. We also provide support for Stratus Financials, and provide testing and assistance to employees implementing system upgrades and maintenance.

Stratus Financials is TU’s modern business platform and budget planning system.

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Stratus Financials

The Stratus Financials System provides online, up-to-the-minute access to critical financial and budgetary information. You can review the Chart of Accounts page for information on cost center or grant numbers, aliases, and Stratus account numbers. You can also visit the Reporting & Training Documents page for more information on Stratus functions, reporting, and the Stratus Journal Upload process.


who to contact

Contact List

A broad range of contact phone numbers and websites is listed on our Who to Contact (PDF) document.

Stratus Financials Team

For questions regarding Stratus Financials general navigation, chart of accounts,  journal uploads, reporting, or Stratus Financials access, please see our Training & Resources page. You may also contact the Stratus Financials Team at  or 410-704-2188.

Business Travel

For questions regarding travel expenses, please contact the Business Travel Office at or 410-704-5421.

Stratus training and resources for travel expenses can be found here.

Financial Services Help Line

For questions regarding Payroll or Accounts Payable please contact the Financial Services Help Line at  or 410-704-5599.

Stratus training and resources for employee reimbursements and payables can be found here.

Procurement and ProCard Questions

For questions regarding ProCard and Purchasing, please contact the Procurement Department at or 410-704-2171.

Stratus training and resources for ProCard expenses and purchasing can be found here.

University Budget Office

For questions regarding the Stratus budget monitor, budget transfers, and Stratus budgeting information, contact the University Budget Office at .

Stratus training and resources for the Budget Office can be found here.