Our Divisions

Peter Larson
University Controller
848-445-5012

Helynna Joy Kerr
Administrative Assistant, Office of the University Controller
848-445-7449


The Office of the University Controller is responsible for all the functions required by the university on all campuses performed by the following divisions:

Cost analysis and Compliance

The Division of Cost Analysis and Compliance provides analytical and cost accounting services to ensure the University’s compliance with cost principles and accounting standards set forth by the federal government.

Payroll Services

Serves as the central support service in the university's payment of salary and hourly employees and maintains benefit enrollment, reporting and accounting activity, federal and state employment tax withholding and reporting data.

Student Accounting, Billing, and Cashiering

Records and bills tuition and fee revenues, housing, dining, and miscellaneous charges on all students' accounts at the university. Collects and records payments, financial aid credits, scholarship payments, tuition remission, and waivers for every semester students are in attendance at the university.

Tax Services

Ensures compliance with federal and state tax laws and regulations, including the timely filing of the university's federal and state tax returns. Advises the university on various matters including unrelated business income, scholarship and fellowship taxation, nonresident alien payments, tax treaty benefits, tax exempt bond financing, compensation and fringe benefits, and employment taxes.

University Accounting

Performs all general accounting functions required by the university on all campuses.