COVID-19 Information

As we work together to battle the coronavirus, we will continue to offer safe instruction in the classroom. The American Indian Studies office(s) are open, and working in accordance with the guidelines recommended by CDC and the university, and we are continuing to provide student, staff, and faculty assistance. If you need further assistance we can be reached Monday-Friday 8am-5pm Mountain Standard Time at 520-626-8143, or by email to

Get COVID-19 updates and information for the University of Arizona community. Also, see SBS resources regarding instruction and learning.

Business Center

Business Center

The Center for American Indian Studies faculty and students conduct a variety of research abroad, conference participation and other daily transactions that require business management.  This page  provides CAIS faculty, staff, and students with guidelines as to the current departmental and university policies.  Here you will be able to find guidelines and links to documents needed in order to receive Travel Reimbursements, Expense Reimbursements, Guest Speakers' fees and honorariums,  and other resources guided to make the process easy and clear.

Follow the links below to see:

Pre-Travel Guidelines

Post-Travel Guidelines 

Expense Reimbursements

Indepedent Contractor Information

For further information please contact our business manager:


Ben Beshaw
Business Manager
Harvill 335C
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences