Insurance and Financial Risk

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Insurance and Financial Risk (IFR) supports the University of Notre Dame through the strategic management of the University's financial risk transfer programs. This includes:

  • The optimization of purchased insurance and self-insurance and the development of alternative finance solutions;
  • The management of general liability, automobile and property claims, in addition to claim resolution and third-party subrogation;
  • The analysis of insurance and related contractual provisions, the determination of appropriate insurance requirements for external vendors and service providers and management of the University's Insurance Requirements and Indemnification Agreements;
  • The identification of risk and mitigation strategies designed to protect the University community and resources

Claim and Incident Reporting

Navigate the essential process for reporting accidents or claims efficiently, ensuring all incidents are addressed promptly and properly within the University's guidelines. 

Learn more about Claim and Incident Reporting

Certificate of Insurance

Discover how to obtain certificates of insurance required for various contractual activities, ensuring compliance and coverage for University operations.

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Insurance Policies and Programs

Explore comprehensive insurance coverage options available to the University community, designed to provide security and peace of mind across a range of activities and situations

Learn more about Insurance Policies and Programs

Risk Management Programs and Resources

Access resources and programs aimed at identifying, evaluating, and mitigating risks across the University, supporting a safer and more secure environment for all.

Learn more about the Risk Management Programs and Resources

University Travel

Find essential information and guidelines for safe and secure travel on behalf of the University, covering both domestic and international journeys.

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Need More Information?

If you have questions about insurance and financial risk, please email Barb Davey and Jonathan Anderstrom at and