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Welcome to Business Services


Business Services Central plans and operates the University’s comprehensive financial programs, including financial accounting, analysis, and reporting. Our department provides customer-driven services to students, campus departments, and the SOU community. We ensure the accuracy and integrity of financial and business policies, processes, records, and their transaction systems. Furthermore, we support university compliance with federal and state mandated programs, regulations and policies. We are a collaborative organization that strives to consistently provide effective and efficient service and support.

SOU Policy and Procedures are found on the Business Services webpages.  The specific policy may be located on the  Admin. & Finance Policies site.    TA link is provided here for Finance and Adminstration Policies.  For specialized accounting services such as accounts payable, travel, and departmental day-to-day accounting activities, please contact the Service Center in Upper Britt Hall.

Business Services topics (in alphabetical order):

Reporting Financial Irregularities:  All employees of the Southern Oregon University are encouraged to report known or suspected criminal, unethical, or wasteful financial activities to Ethics Point.  Financial concerns can be reported by using the link to

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Forms Library

The Business Services Forms Library gives you a centralized location to access all the forms you need related to our department's major functional areas (Travel, Purchasing, Accounting, Payroll, etc.). Forms are indexed as much as possible by functional area. New and revised forms will be posted here as they become available.

If you need to find out more about an area or procedure, clicking the "Home" link under the appropriate heading will take you to that section's webpage. Each area's web page will contain an overview, contact information, and procedural information or links to related policies and procedures.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact Business Services.


 Business Services Office: Churchill Hall Room 150, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd. Ashland, Oregon 97520
Operating Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (541) 552-6594