Processing Local Chair Funds: (LC)

 

1. Deposit to Revenue Project (GL)

What 

Who

When

How  Do I

Receive cash & initiate deposits to various revenue projects

Various central offices

Within 24 hours of receipt

 B.

Create manual journal entries

Various central offices

Day of bank deposit

 

Verify deposits have been posted to their respective revenue projects

Various central offices

Available day after journal entry has been processed.

 

 

2. Install (allocate funds to) Awards (GA)

What 

Who

When

How Do I

Install annual chaired professor research allocations to local chair fund awards in each school

Budget Office

budget@virginia.edu

At the beginning of the fiscal year as part of the annual BOV approved budget load.

 

Analyze whether chaired professor research projects have carryover balances

Award Manager

At the beginning of each fiscal year

Award BBA by Award Manager worksheet in the Discoverer workbook GA_Award Review Reports

Submit ICOM to budget office to request any needed chaired professor research project carryover balances.

Award Manager

At the beginning of each fiscal year

ICOM Request Form

Install carryover balances to the local chair fund awards in each school

Budget Office

budget@virginia.edu

Upon receiving and approving ICOM request from the Award Manager

 

3. Fund Projects (GA)

What 

Who

When

How Do I

Fund $2,000 annual installment to each chair project from LC award

Budget Office

budget@virginia.edu

At the beginning of the fiscal year as part of the annual BOV approved budget load.

 

Award Manager

After the beginning of the fiscal year, upon notification from the Budget Office that an ICOM has been processed.

Modify Budgets and Funding

4. Create Budgets (GA)

What 

Who

When

How Do I

Budget award-project combination

Budget Office

budget@virginia.edu

At the beginning of the fiscal year as part of the annual BOV approved budget load.

 

Award Manager

         or

Project Manager

(If the Award Manager so delegates.)

After the beginning of the fiscal year, when funding is complete.

A.   For projects linked to an award for the first time. Creating Award Budgets 

B.     For all existing Award/Projects links: Modify Budgets and Funding                                                                                           

5. Manage Accounts (GL & GA)

What 

Who

When

How Do I

Monitor and reconcile expenditures

Preparer

All projects should be reviewed by the 15th calendar day of each month for the previous month’s activity, or as detailed in an alternate schedule approved by the University Comptroller and the Chief Audit Executive.

See Review Policy.

See GA Review Procedure.

For more information see Reconciliation Class.

Recon@

Or

Expenditure Detail by Project worksheet in the Discoverer workbook GA_Project Reconciliation Reports

Monitor budget to actual and projected expenditures at the award-project level

Preparer or

Examiner or

Approver

All projects should be reviewed by the 15th calendar day of each month for the previous month’s activity, or as detailed in an alternate schedule approved by the University Comptroller and the Chief Audit Executive.

See Review Policy.

See GA Review Procedure.

For more information see Reconciliation Class.

Recon@

Or

Expenditure Detail by Project worksheet in the Discoverer workbook GA_Project Reconciliation Reports

Monitor budget to actual and projected expenditures at the award level

Award  Manager

All awards should be reviewed by the 15th calendar day of each month for the previous month’s activity.

See Review Policy.

See GA Review Procedure.

For more information see Reconciliation Class.

Award BBA by Award Manager worksheet in the Discoverer workbook GA_Award Review Reports

OR

Award BBA by Expenditure Type worksheet in the Discoverer workbook GA_ Award Review Reports

Verify and Troubleshoot as Needed (GL & GA)

What 

Who

When

How Do I

To verify installment changes made via ICOM request or as part of the initial fiscal year approved BOV budget load.

Award Manager

As needed

Installment Modification by Organization

worksheet in the Discoverer workbook GA_ Project Reconciliation Reports

1.     To confirm award installments are fully funded and budgeted.

2.     To determine budget, expenses, and encumbrances for each award summarized by project.

Award Manager

As needed

Installment vs Funding vs Budget vs Expenditure Report

worksheet in the Discoverer workbook GA_ Analysis Reports

Periodic review to make sure no transactions are posting to your projects through GL.

Project Manager

Periodically

GL Only Project Activity Detail

worksheet in the Discoverer workbook GL_Revenue Reconciliation Reports