Financial Management Tool Resources

The Financial Management Tool, or FMT, is the George Wasington University's automated system to support operating budget development, forecasting, position management and other planning processes. GW has partnered with Axiom EPM to deliver FMT in a cloud-hosted environment.

To learn more about the budget cycle as well as role and responsibilities using FMT, review the budget cycle process maps which include overall budget cycle, forecast process, 5 year plan/budget process, and year-end analysis process.

For specific dates related to the current year's budget cycle, please use the FM/UBO budget calendar

 

Forecasting Process

The following documents will aid you during the preparation of the quarterly forecast:

5 Year Planning Process

The following documents will aid you during the preparation of your 5 year plan:

Access and Support

New Users

  • If you are a new user, please contact fmtsupport@gwu.edu to activate your AxiomEPM login before installing.

  • Please use the installation guide for instructions on how to download and install the Excel client.

  • Axiom Training Videos

    • If you are a new user, please register for a Product Portal account,

    • Videos

      • Axiom EPM Basic

      • Excel Basics