About the Division of Administration & Finance
Vice President’s Message
The Division of Administration and Finance serves as the backbone of the CSUF campus, managing a wide array of operations from maintaining and enhancing university buildings and grounds to providing important business support services. Campus beautification, classroom improvements, and technological advancements, continue to be a priority as we enhance the learning environment and facilities.
Our team consists of hundreds of staff and student assistants that make up 8 administrative areas and over 30 departments. Each of these departments support the effective running of the campus' finance, administrative, and business operations.
It is the mission of the Division to provide customer-focused administrative support and steward our physical and financial resources in order to fulfill the university’s mission and support student success. Partnership with our diverse campus community and its many stakeholders are important in helping our operations provide excellent customer service and results.
Vice President for Administration and Finance / Chief Financial Officer
Alexander Porter joined Cal State Fullerton in June 2022 as the Vice President for Administration and Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Most recently, he worked in the California Community College system, serving as the Vice President of Administrative Services at Cypress College and as the Vice President for Business and Administrative Services at Los Medanos College. Porter has prior CSU system experience, working at the Office of the Chancellor and at California State University, Long Beach. Porter earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance at California State University, Long Beach and his master’s degree in Business Administration from St. Mary’s College of California.
Senior Leadership team
Executive Assistant to the Vice President
Associate Vice President for Resource Planning & Budget and Financial Services
Associate Vice President of Capital Programs & Facilities Management