Accounting manual – Grant accounting guidance updated

December 4, 2019

The “Accounting for Grants” section of the online Accounting Manual was recently updated and published by the Controller’s Office. The document now includes accounting information for prepayments to subrecipients, revenue recognition and deferred revenue, program income, and accounting at award/grant closeout. The Accounting Manual provides information and guidance for Yale staff on accounting and financial management activities. Users can filter by topic to find information more easily.

For any questions on the accounting manual,  please direct to General Accounting in the Controller’s Office at For any questions on sponsored projects, please direct to Office of Sponsored Projects Financials at