The Finance Service Group consists of several key business operations: Accounting Services, Accounts Payable, Bursar, Controller,  Contracts and Purchasing Services, Distribution Services, FinanceConnect, and Budget and Risk Management. To learn more about each of these units, please refer to Get to Know Us.

We've developed this website with our customers in mind, providing a one-stop-shop for you to find relevant information related to Finance Service Group guidelines and policies, forms, and detailed information on the services we provide to the campus.

If you have trouble finding the information you are looking for or need additional information or clarification, please contact FinanceConnect.


The mission of the Finance Service Group is to support the teaching and public service mission of the university by providing:

  • Exceptional customer service
  • Accurate, timely, and responsive business services
  • Sound financial management
  • Innovative business solutions

News & Announcements

New Dept Tree Name in Finance Data Warehouse

Effective today in Finance Data Warehouse, the DEPARTMENT_PRIMARY value found in the Dept Tree Name field has been replaced with SJ_DEPT_PRIMARY...

FTS Maintenance Scheduled for March 24-16

The FTS sysem will be unavailable during maintenance from Friday, March 24 at 5 p.m. to Sunday, March 26 at 12 noon...

Sales Tax Rate Changes, Again

Effective April 1, 2017, the sales tax rate for the city of San Jose will increase from 8.75% to 9.25% due to a new local district tax of .5% for he county of Santa Clara.