The Finance Service Group consists of several key business operations: Accounting Services, Accounts Payable, Bursar, Controller,  Contracts and Purchasing Services, Distribution Services, FinanceConnect, Budget and Financial Management, 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 Director of Accounting Services

A message from Finance AVP Marna Genes: I am pleased to announce Jane Zacchia has filled the Director of Accounting Services position effective July 16th. Jane started with SJSU in April as the Assistant Director of Accounting Services...

Fiscal Year 2017-18 Close

To employees responsible for budget and financial management functions, fiscal year 2017-18 is now closed in CFS (Common Financial System).  The Finance Data Warehouse may be utilized to report on the full year of 2017-18 fiscal...

New! Login to CFS Requires Duo Authentication

In support of a CSU-wide security audit finding, we are implementing an additional login security measure for all Common Financial System (CFS) users. ​Effective July 23...