The Financial Accounting Department manages the accounting for General Operating Funds, Miscellaneous Unrestricted Accounts (including Unrestricted Endowment Spending Accounts, Professional Service Funds, and Service Centers), Miscellaneous Restricted Accounts which are unrelated to Student Financial Aid, Endowment Accounts, Annuity Accounts, and Agency Accounts.(http://financialaffairs.uab.edu/content.asp?id=403321).
Grants and Contracts
In addition, Financial Accounting manages the post-award accounting, compliance, and reporting for UAB's sponsored grants and contracts. The account structure (PTAEO) includes GA Project Strings and Related GL GAGL Recap Strings, Mandatory Cost Sharing Accounts, and Grant Related Income Accounts.