What is included in an Audit Report?

If you look at the Table of Contents in a typical report you’ll find the following items. Under the Recommendations and Responses section, the title of each "Finding" which resulted in a recommendation and the departmental response will be listed.

Letter to the President of the University (A short letter advising him which auditor(s) did the audit and how helpful you were.)
Executive Summary (A brief background and overview of the major issues in the report.)
Areas Reviewed and Results (A table summarizing the areas we audited.)
Recommendations and Responses
Including the department's written response to each recommendation
Response by the cognizant Vice President
Additional Information (anything the Audit Department thinks will add to the report.)
Audit Report Distribution List (a list of who we distribute the report to - see "Who Sees the Audit Reports?" for more information.)