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Paola Caicedo

Director of Finance

Office of the Dean


Building & Room:

115 CUPPA Hall, MC 350


412 S. Peoria St., Suite 115

Office Phone:

(312) 413-9010


Paola Caicedo is the Director of Finance in the College of Urban Planning and Public affairs (CUPPA) at the University of Illinois at Chicago.  She joined CUPPA in April 2017. As the Director of Finance she is responsible for all financial, business and budgetary matters at the College level as well as business functions in the Dean’s office. Her understanding of finance, accounting and university business policies and procedures allows her to assess the overall financial health of the College. Paola currently serves the university on the OBFS Advisory Committee and OBFS Reporting Subcommittee.  Her professional interest in Grant Administration has served her well in her a research administration career at UIC.  She is a certified business administrator (CBA) and demonstrates a great understanding of the University of Illinois system.

Paola joined UIC in December 2004.