Year-End Accounting

How to perform year-end processes to complete adjustments and prepare submissions for UW System Administration and External Auditors.


Fiscal Year 2022 year-end timetable

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Transaction Type Due Date
Purchase Requests for FY 2022 with a dollar amount greater or equal to $50,000 may require bidding and should be submitted in ShopUW+. March 25, 2022
External Purchase Requisition(s) for goods and services expected to be delivered in FY 2023 may begin to be created for FY 2023 in ShopUW+. April 1, 2022
Purchase Requests submitted in ShopUW+ after this date and expected to be received after June 30 must be charged to the new fiscal year, FY 2023. – Purchasing Services will make every attempt to process  requests timely. May 13, 2022
Non-Catalog Invoices from External Vendors must be received in Accounts Payable, Suite 5301, 21 N. Park Street. – Invoices may be submitted after this date, but FY22 processing is not guaranteed. May 31, 2022
Check/ACH Request Forms and Gift Deposit Routing Forms must be received by UW Foundation in order to guarantee transfer to UW-Madison fund 233 projects by the end of FY 2022. June 3, 2022
Direct Payments (DP) & Payment To Individual Reports (PIR) must be generated in ShopUW+ with all approvals – Invoices may be submitted after this date, but FY22 processing is not guaranteed. June 3, 2022
Refund of Receipt form for money deposited with the University as a receipt or sales credit must be generated in ShopUW+ with all approvals – Forms may be submitted after this date, but FY22 processing is not guaranteed. June 3, 2022
Capital Equipment Fabrications – All active fabrications are to be reviewed to confirm annual costs are accurately coded to account 4670 and that there are no impairment considerations to be addressed with Property Control.  If your fabrication completed in the fiscal year please contact Property Control to initiate the financial recognition and tagging process. (Capital Equipment Procedure 3008.4 Fabricated Capital Equipment) June 13, 2022
Salary Cost Transfers (SCTs) processed through the Cost Transfer Tool for Fiscal Year 2022 must be fully approved by June 20, 2022 to guarantee entry into Fiscal Year 2022. After this cut-off date, SCT’s and Direct Retros will be processed as time permits. June 20, 2022
Internal invoices / Internal Work Order billings for supplies/services received before July 1, 2022 must be received in Accounting Services, Suite 5301, 21 N. Park Street.
**does not include ARBI
June 20, 2022
Internal billings for supplies/services received before July 1, 2022 must be received in Accounting Services, Suite 5301, 21 N. Park Street.
**does not include ARBI
June 20, 2022
Voucher uploads must be received in Accounts Payable, Suite 5301, 21 N. Park Street. – Uploads may be submitted after this date, but FY22 processing is not guaranteed. June 22, 2022
Check Deposits – Must be received in Cash Management, Suite 5301, 21 N. Park Street. June 24, 2022
Load last FY22 P-card file into SFS June 25, 2022
Last Day for AP Voucher Entry June 29, 2022
All ShopUW+ catalog orders must be received and invoices matched and processed by June 29, 2022 to ensure charges are applied to FY22 funding. Invoices matched and processed after June 29, 2022 will be applied to FY23 funding. Work with your suppliers directly to ensure delivery occurs and invoice are successfully processed before June 29, 2022. June 29, 2022
Deadline to reconcile ALL purchasing card transactions (if not fully approved by 2 p.m., processing will run and “close” transactions) June 29, 2022 by 2 p.m.
Expense reimbursement (E-Reimbursement) – Expense reports not fully approved by 6:30 p.m. on June 29, 2022 will not be processed for payment until July 1, 2022 and will be processed in FY 2023.  June 29, 2022 before 6:30 p.m.
JET and Cost Transfer Tool – Last day for June FY 2022 (period 12) journal entries June 30, 2022
JET and Cost Transfer Tool Opens for Period 13 – Accounting dates will change to July 1, 2022 (period 13) at 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 30, 2022.  All JET and Non Salary Cost Transfers submitted in the Tool after 4 p.m. June 30, 2022 through July 8, 2022 at 4 p.m. will have an accounting date of July 1, 2022 recorded in FY 2022. June 30, 2022
Department Bank Deposits – For FY 2022 postings, deposits must be picked up by armored car services or delivered to US Bank before end of day June 30, 2022. June 30, 2022
Receipt/Sales Credit Transfers – Forms for FY 2022 must be received in Cash Management, Suite 5301, 21 N. Park Street by June 30, 2022. June 30, 2022
Freight – Departments who are currently using any shipping service must make sure that the funding line to be charged is valid for FY 2023. We encourage you to contact your current shipping providers to make sure the funding information has been changed. To update UPS CampusShip funding strings, email changes to freight@bussvc.wisc.edu. June 30, 2022
Central AR (Non-Sponsored) – Last day to upload internal and external invoices June 30, 2022 by 2 p.m. Any invoice uploaded in “READY” status by 2 p.m. on June 30 will be posted in FY22. June 30, 2022 before 2 p.m.
Central AR (Non-Sponsored) – Last day payments posted to open internal and external invoices June 30, 2022
JET – Last day for JRR (Revenue), entries in JET for FY 2022. July 1, 2022
Deferred Revenue – Completed forms to record deferred revenue for receipts collected in FY2022 for FY2023 activity must be received in Cash Management, Suite 5301, 21 N. Park Street. See Deferred Revenue policy. July 1, 2022
Resume normal P-card activity July 5, 2022
Non-Salary Cost Transfers processed through the Cost Transfer Tool must be approved by 4 p.m. July 7, 2022 to ensure entry for FY 2022. July 7, 2022
JET – Last day JRB (Internal Billings) and JRT (Non-salary cost transfer) entries in JET for FY 2022. July 8, 2022
JET & Cost Transfer Tool Down – JET will be turned off from July 8, 2022 at 4 p.m. until July 14, 2022 to allow final clean-up for FY 2022. July 8-14, 2022
PO Encumbrances (FY2023) will begin to occur and be visible in WISER after this date. July 11, 2022
JET – First day for JRR (Revenue), JRB (Internal Billings) and JRT (Non-Salary Cost Transfer) entry for FY 2023. July 15, 2022
Cost Transfer Tool – First day for FY 2023 entry of Salary Cost Transfers or Non-Salary Cost Transfer in the Cost Transfer Tool. July 15, 2022

Completing year-end roll forward adjustment request

Period 998 adjustment transactions are used to move SFS cash balances to the proper funding string for the new fiscal year operations.  This guide will help you with the steps involved in preparing the form for any changes that need to be made from the current year end roll forward listing.

A journal entry, with a JR998 journal mask, is created to record this type of transaction. This entry will be posted in early August and creates your beginning balance in WISER.

  1. Complete the 998 Adjustment Request form.
  2. Email the form and supporting documentation to Accounting Services at journals@bussvc.wisc.edu.
  3. Journal entry is prepared and posted by business services.

Questions regarding this form can be directed to journals@bussvc.wisc.edu.

Contact

Find accounting Services

Financial Information Management
21 N. Park Street
Madison, WI 53715-1218

Call accounting services

(608) 262-5748

Fax accounting services

Fax:
(608) 262-5060 Controller’s Office
(608) 262-9681 File Room
(608) 265-9035 Vendor Relations