Administration & Finance

Ownership

Title to or ownership of all Commonwealth/University property shall be vested in the University of Massachusetts unless stipulated otherwise by the funding source.  Title does not rest with a department, faculty, staff or principal investigator, regardless of source of funds associated with the acquisition.

Moveable Equipment is provided by the University for use by faculty, staff and students in pursuit of University activities to include teaching, research, public service and administration.  Equipment is a valuable resource necessary for UMASS Boston to operate as a major research University and must be accounted for.