2020 Business Management Institute

August 2-6, 2020 | Santa Barbara, California


Registration Schedule-at-a-Glance Program and General Information Facilities Accommodations CPE Credits


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The Business Management Institute (BMI) at the University of California at Santa Barbara will convene for its 64th year, August 2-6, 2020. BMI is an immersion program with a four-track curriculum. It draws 275 attendees and offers four tracks of programming for multiple career levels. Track 1 is designed for developing early-stage professionals and those new to higher education business and administration. Content for Tracks 2, 3 & 4 progresses to address the professional development needs of increasingly experienced, decision-making professionals. There are two general sessions for all attendees.


We look forward to seeing you at the 2020 Business Management Institute, so don’t delay registering. BMI is always a SOLD-OUT event!

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Registration Rates Member Non-Member
Early-Bird Registration $1,195 $1,495
Registration After May 26 $1,295 $1,495

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be submitted in writing to [email protected]. Cancellations received on or before Monday, July 1, 2020 will receive a refund, less a $50 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given after July 1, 2020. Substitutions in the same track will be allowed through August 2, 2020. Requests for substitutions must also be submitted in writing.

Scholarship Opportunities

WACUBO offers professional development scholarships to employees of WACUBO member institutions. These scholarships will go toward all or a portion of the registration fees of an annual conference, professional development workshop, or other WACUBO sponsored professional development programs.

Scholarships DO NOT cover other expenses (e.g. travel, incidentals, etc.).

If you intend to apply for scholarship funds, please secure your space at BMI by registering before you are notified of your award if your application is approved. You can do so by selecting Invoice Me as your payment option. If you are not awarded a scholarship and choose not to attend the workshop, you will be able to cancel without penalty with notification sent to the WACUBO Office on or before July 1, 2020.

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General questions about BMI:

[email protected]
(626) 449-4356

[email protected]
(626) 449-4356

Online registration questions or issues for BMI:

[email protected]
(206) 209-5267

CPE Credits

The Western Association of College and University Business Officers (WACUBO) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.