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Expense Transfers Greater than $10,000 to Federal Award

01/14/2021 - 4:21 pm

Per Uniform Guidance, purchases of $10,000 or more that use federal funds require certain federal compliance checks at the time of purchase. University of Arizona Purchasing Policy 7.1 documents these requirements. 


Posted under Purchasing

Improvements to Purchasing Policies Manual

01/12/2021 - 1:00 pm

We are excited to announce that we have finished an in-depth review and update of our Purchasing Policies Manual as part of our commitment to Pillar 5: Institutional Excellence.


Posted under Purchasing

Social Security Number Truncation on Form W-2

01/11/2021 - 2:31 pm

On July 31, 2019, the IRS issued its final rule allowing employers to voluntarily truncate Social Security numbers on copies of Form W-2 issued after December 31, 2020.


Posted under Payroll

Proposed ERE Rates for FY2022

01/07/2021 - 12:00 pm

The University of Arizona is committed to providing employees with important benefits such as health insurance, retirement plans, worker’s compensation, liability insurance, and more. These benefits enable us to maintain a competitive position in the workforce and among higher education institutions. Maintaining stable rates for these expenses is challenging, given increasing costs and employment changes.


Posted under Financial Management