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MSU Finance



MSU’s Finance, under the leadership of Lisa Frace, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer, remains steadfast in upholding fiscal integrity, ensuring MSU’s role as a responsible steward of institutional resources. Responsibilities include oversight and management of six administrative units, including the functional areas of accounting, investments, debt and cash management, risk management and insurance, payroll, post award research contract and grant administration, travel, receivables, and loan management. Whether you're a student/parent, staff or vendor our page offers valuable information and guidance.



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Supplier Information

MSU welcomes all eligible suppliers who are interested in doing business with Michigan State University.

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eCommerce at MSU

Learn about best practices, Michigan State University standards, and available tools for accepting credit and debit card payments at MSU.

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MSU Tax Exempt Letter

The following are specific sales and use tax rules from the State of Michigan, Department of Treasury and Official Michigan Tax Guide.

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march 4, 2022

MSU successfully issues innovative and strategic century bond

Michigan State University has successfully issued $500 million in century bonds at a yield to maturity of 4.165%...

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april 1, 2021

National leader in higher education finance selected for new position

Following a national search, Michigan State University President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., M.D., named Lisa Frace...

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