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Supporting integrity, accountability and positive change

Audit Services provides assurance and consulting that helps advance the reputation, growth, impact, and success of all three University of Michigan campuses and Michigan Medicine.

What is Audit Services?

Audit Services is an independent and objective unit at U-M that partners with schools, colleges, and departments to identify and manage risks and improve processes.

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The Audit Process

The audit process may feel intimidating or confusing to some. It doesn’t have to be. We’re here to help you through the entire process and to give you and your unit the information and solutions you need to operate successfully and thrive.

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Why are we being audited?

We annually conduct audits throughout several areas on campus to ensure the U-M is in compliance with relevant laws and regulations.

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How can we prepare for the audit?

We will work directly with you and your unit to identify the most significant risks and define the scope of the audit.

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What happens during the audit?

There are eight steps in the usual audit process from your initial planning meeting to your one-year follow up to check on your status.

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What happens after the audit?

Audit Services performs post-audit follow up reviews to verify completion of your management action plans. Follow-up timing is based on the priority (risk) level assigned to each audit observation.

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Meet Our Auditors

Our team provides expert consultation in managing risk and improving processes.

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