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The Office of the Controller provides financial processing and control services to all Miami campuses, including the European Center in Luxembourg. The Controller oversees the following:

  • Tracking and reporting on all University funds
  • Ensuring Miami's compliance with all regulatory requirements (e.g., state and federal financial reporting)
  • Securing all of Miami's financial systems (e.g., preventing unauthorized access, promoting data protection, and encouraging good backup and recovery practices)
  • Supervising the University's Accounting (including grants and contracts) and Accounts Payable functions

Using a Lean business approach to departmental goals and objectives, the Controller supports the University's educational, research, and service mission in the following ways:

  • Processing financial transactions
  • Preparing financial reports
  • Complying with regulatory requirements and tracking funds
  • Providing support services (e.g., accounts payable, accounting)