FY20 NIMBUS Budget Guide and Training Sessions

Publication Date

The VPF Budget and Financial Analysis (B&FA) team is hosting training sessions on the FY20 budget cycle and will introduce tools to assist in budgeting for the upcoming fiscal year budget cycle.

At the sessions, B&FA will go through the fundamentals of budgeting by funding category (e.g., general, funds, research), demonstrate the input/output mechanics of the NIMBUS system and answer questions on the budget preparation and submission process.

First-time budget submitters and seasoned veterans of the budget process are invited.

The Fiscal 2020 Budget Training Sessions will be held in the Grand Cayman Conference Room, NE49-3100 on:

  • Tuesday, January 15, 10:00–11:00 am 
  • Thursday, February 7, 10:00–11:00 am

Registration is not required; however, please email Jason Leung, VPF Senior Budget Operations Analyst, to indicate which session you will attend.

Budgets for Fiscal Year 2020 are due in to NIMBUS by the close of business on Thursday, February 28.

The NIMBUS Fiscal 2020 Budget Preparation Guide and Tutorial are now available on the VPF website.

You can also find information on preparing your budget and navigating the NIMBUS system in the Budget Management section of the VPF website.

Please contact your Budget Officer if you have any questions about using NIMBUS for FY20 budget submission or for any other budget-related matter.