University of Minnesota  Appendix

Critical Operating Units

The lists below identify the Critical Operating Units (COU) for each campus that are responsible for developing Continuity of Operations Plans (COOP).

Crookston Campus Critical Operating Units
Business Office (Finance)
Chancellor’s Office
Environmental Health and Safety
Facilities and Operations
Financial Aid
Human Resources
Residential Life
Strategic Marketing and Communications
Technology Support Services
Duluth Campus Critical Operating Units
UMD Controller's Office
Cashier's Office
Chancellor’s Office
Human Resources
Environmental Health and Safety
Facilities Management
Financial Aid and Registrar’s Office
Health Services
Housing and Residence Life
Information Technology Systems and Services
UMD Police Department
Morris Campus Critical Operating Units
Business Services
Campus Police
Chancellor’s Office
Communication and Marketing
Environmental Health and Safety
Facilities Management
Human Resources
Health Service
Registrar’s Office
Residential Life
University Relations
Rochester Campus Critical Operating Units
Academic Affairs and Innovation (includes IT)
Chancellor’s Office and Campus Relations
Finance and Campus Resources (includes HR)
Student Success, Engagement, and Equity (includes Residential Life)
Twin Cities Campus Critical Operating Units Senior Leader
Academic Support Resources Provost
Anatomy Bequest Program Academic and Clinical Affairs
BioSafety Level 3 Laboratories Research
Boynton Health Services Provost
Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy Research
Controller's Office including Purchasing Finance and Operations
Data and Voice Network Information Technology
Employee Relations Human Resources
Facilities Management University Services
General Counsel General Counsel
Health Emergency Response Office University Services
Housing and Residential Life University Services
HR Operations Human Resources
Human Research Protection Program Research
Information Technology Office, Vice President Information Technology
Investment and Banking Finance and Operations
M Dining University Services
President’s Office President
Provost’s Office Provost
Public Safety (including University Police and PSECC University Services
Research Animal Resources Research
Research, Vice President Office Research
Student Affairs, Vice Provost Office Provost
Total Compensation Human Resources
Treasury and Endowments Finance and Operations
University Health and Safety (including Biosafety and Occupational Health, Building Codes, Emergency Management, Environmental Health and Safety, Health Emergency Response) University Services
University Relations University Relations
University Services, Vice President Office University Services
Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Provost
Veterinary Medical Center Provost