The purpose of the Sensitive Expenses course is to explain the requirements of the Sensitive Expenses procedural statement and to provide concrete, campus-specific examples.

Program Level: Basic

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: N/A

Instructional Method: Group-Live

Instructors: Normandy Roden 

Recommended CPE Credit: 1.0  Hours

Field of Study: Finance

Course Objectives:

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify items that may be considered sensitive expenses;
  • Identify steps to take to evaluate the appropriateness of a sensitive expense; and,
  • Access additional applicable policies and procedures.

In addition, participants will learn about:

  • Common-sense approaches to evaluating the expenditure of University funds on sensitive items; and,
  • Campus-specific contacts and other available resources.

Program Policies

NASBA Statement

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