New fiscal-year budget opens St. Thomas Newsroom May 30, 2000 The university’s new 2001 fiscal-year budget FY01 officially becomes operational June 30, 2000. However, FY01 opens for purchases today, May 30, 2000. Departments may begin processing purchase requisitions against the new budget provided the material or service is received after June 30, 2000. Questions regarding budget availability may be directed to Ken Varble, (651) 962-6113. Departments are asked to note “Budget FY01″ in the Comments section of the Purchase Requisition.For instructions on how to make purchases with the ProCard utilizing the new year budget, click here.