What's New

What's New?

Enterprise-wide Auditor

The Office of University Audits at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana will be conducting a search for an Enterprise-wide Auditor in Spring 2020. The following job description provides additional information on this position.  Enterprise-wide Auditor Job Description

Please check the Office of University Audits for the search opening date.
Posted 03/24/2020 

Office of the Illinois State Treasurer, Job Posting

The Office of the Illinois State Treasurer has an opening for an Internal Auditor position.  To learn more and to apply for this position, refer to their job opportunity announcement or visit the Illinois State Treasurer's Employment Opportunities website.
Posted 02/28/2020 


GAO Government Auditing Standards "Yellow Book" 2018 Revision
Released July 17, 2018


Effective Date -
For financial audits, attestation engagements, and reviews of financial statements for periods ending on or after June 30, 2020, and for performance audits beginning on or after July 1, 2019.  Early implementation is permitted.

Link to 2018 Yellow Book PDF and GAO PODCAST: Yellow Book Updates -

Some of the Key Changes Include -

  • A new format that differentiates requirements from application guidance
  • Updated independence requirements for auditors who prepare the financial statements of an audited entity
  • Revised peer review requirements for audit organizations
  • New guidance to address waste and abuse as defined under government auditing standards
  • Updated internal control guidance for performance audits

Posted: 09/12/18