Higher Education

Financial challenges facing higher education today


We have decades of experience assisting universities, colleges and school districts across the west address their financial challenges. Our specialists bring knowledge and insight to the advisory and accounting services we provide organizations that are critical to their stability. We have experience with over 100 private and public higher education institutions, and private and K-12 school district clients which allows our team to provide a deeper perspective and resources to share.

We work with clients, to identify and respond to the legislative mandates, additional fiscal responsibility and broader accounting standards that create added pressure for educational organizations. Our financial and consulting focus on the basics as well as strategic planning to guide your educational institution’s future.

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Internal Audit and Risk Advisory Services

When you are responsible for the financial operations of a school or research facility, large or small, you need reliable answers. Our practical, proactive and customized solutions cover the following areas:

  • Grants management and restricted funds
  • Executive officer expenditures and other human resource matters
  • Information technology privacy and security
  • Compliance and sponsored research
  • Procurement and accounts payable
  • Cloud accounting and book keeping solutions
  • Forensic investigations