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bursar

1. an official in charge of the financial management of a school, college, or university
2. Chiefly Scot and NZ a student holding a bursary
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Bursar and business office staff can view history and direct activity from anywhere.
Cathy Foland, the bursar at Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, says she plans to switch to an ACH-based refund distribution.
The future will be about bringing income to the school, which is where bursars and business managers are vital.
The bursars conference takes place at the Ramada Hotel in Penns Lane, Sutton Coldfield, on June 28.
Bursars usually work a 37-hour week, Monday to Friday.
The bursars are said to have had their most recent meeting just three months ago - but say that they no longer consider financial matters following advice from the Independent Schools Council.
Regional meetings of ISC heads and bursars could continue but they 'must not discuss any commercially-sensitive information', the code continued.
Successful schools need accountancy skills and business management skills and the training programme is recognition of the role bursars play in school and the fact the bursar has a massive impact on pupils.
Bursar Jan Yeomans, who went with Ruby to London, said: "She is committed to the school and is loved by the staff and children alike.
However, school bursars from both state and public schools attending the meeting said the Government had to make sure more money directly reached schools and was not held back by local education authorities.
Ms Morris, MP for Birmingham Yardley, was also due to give details of an experiment involving training bursars to take over some of the administrative burdens associated with running a school.
Headteachers yesterday called on the Government to spend more than pounds 1 billion a year on recruiting tens of thousands of new teachers, bursars and support staff in a bid to ease their workload.