The Office of Contracts and Grants Accounting's (OCGA) mission encompasses post award administration of contracts and grants awarded to The University of Southern Mississippi dealing with billing and reporting. OCGA is responsible to the University and to funding agencies for providing the following: timely financial billing and reporting; determining the propriety of costing issues; capturing, analyzing and reporting pertinent costing data to administration; and finally, developing and communicating to the University, policies and procedures consistent with cost-accounting standards.

OCGA embraces technological innovations to provide timely financial billing and reporting to our funding agencies and to provide the University's administration with timely financial information