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Title: Budget Planning and Salary Setting Policies and Procedures (New)
Instructor: Rachel Cruz, Budget Specialist & Jonathan Wentworth, Budget Specialist    
Location: Class is postponed until further notice
Each year, the University System of Georgia (USG) institutions complete development of their proposed budgets for the upcoming fiscal year. This course will provide the background as to why and how UGA submits the annual budget to USG, the anticipated timeline for this years Budget Planning and Salary Setting cycle (BPSS), and the significance of each piece of the budget. This discussion will include an overview of the responsibility each school, college, or unit has during this annual process. We will also review the importance of using program codes, budgeting Departmental Sales & Services, funding positions, and any key policy changes.