The University Risk Management Office (URMO) serves as the liaison to the Commonwealth's Division of Risk Management and is the lead official when dealing with external organizations regarding accident investigations and insurance claims.
The mission is to administer the Commonwealth's Risk Management Plan to protect the Commonwealth and the University's reputation and financial assets. The office also supports University departments by assessing potential risks, recommending action to manage hazards, or suggesting the contractual transfer of those risks. In the event of an incident, URMO will assist in controlling the loss and recovery through insurance. The types of coverage includes: