Accounts Payable

Central Accounts Payable (AP) is responsible for processing of  invoices for goods and services for all Harvard University vendors, new vendor set up and payment processes.

Accounts Receivable

Central Accounts Receivable (AR) provides Harvard’s local billing units that sell services and/or goods with a state of the art billing system with which to invoice, track, and collect on their receivables.

Central Payroll

Harvard's Central Payroll processes wage payments to all employees at the University.

Financial Accounting and Reporting

The Financial Accounting and Reporting office (FAR) oversees general accounting and reporting needs for the University, including developing Harvard's annual financial report.

Financial Policy

The Financial Policy Office (FPO), within the Office of the Controller, oversees the development, communication and management of University-wide financial policies.

Reimbursement and Card Services

Harvard Credit Card Services administers the University payment card programs, Corporate Card and PCard, and manages University reimbursement services.

Student Financial Services

Student Financial Services (SFS) is comprised of the Student Receivables Office, the Student Loan Office, and the University Financial Aid Liaison Office. 

University Tax Compliance

University Tax Compliance provides guidance on related areas such as payroll tax, corporate tax, sales and meals tax, and tax reporting.