University Compliance

Financial & Tax


The Business & Finance unit holds primary responsible for key financial and tax compliance obligations, working in collaboration with staff in academic and administrative units throughout the University. 

University Compliance Network Contact(s):

Brian Copeland, Associate Vice President Business and Finance, x12831

Pam Brenzing, Controller, Identity Theft Detection Program Administrator, x13490

Representative Compliance Areas:

Financial reporting and fiscal management, internal controls, audits, campus dining, accounting, endowment/gifts, student accounts, controller's office, procurement services, payroll, IRS/tax, University property/assets, grants accounting,

Helpful Resources:

Financial statements and reports are available on the Business and Finance website:

  • GVSU Financial Statements (2001-2014)
  • GVSU A - 133 Reports (2002-2014)

Business and Finance departments provide a comprehensive collection of tools, procedures and resources available from the Business and Finance homepage:

  • Accounting:  Controller's Office, Accounts Payable, Grants Accounting, Payroll and Student Accounts.
  • Auxiliary Services:  Campus Dining, Catering, Conference & Event Planning, Copy Center, lakerstore, Vending
  • Procurement Services
  • University Travel

Payment Card Industry (PCI) Compliance

A Payment Card Industry Committee oversees PCI compliance and includes representatives from Business & Finance, Information Technology, Student Accounts, Institutional Marketing, Development, and the University Bookstore.  Refer to the PCI site accessible from the Information Technology and Security website for details.

University Development

University Compliance Network Contact(s):

Scott Blinkhorn, Assistant Vice President Development Services, x15705

Representative Compliance Areas:

Gifts to GVSU, Donor Relations, Corporate and Foundation Giving.

Helpful Resources:

Information concerning "Giving to GVSU" is available on the University Development website:

  • Guide to Giving
  • Gift Impact
  • Areas to Support
  • Donor Recognition
  • Contact
  • Give
  • GVU Foundation


Page last modified October 4, 2016