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  • Property Management at West Virginia University (WVU) is a process supported by all departments.
  • Effective and efficient management of equipment and materials throughout their life cycle helps ensure that university activities are performed in accordance with our policies, procedures and sponsor requirements.
  • Property Management is comprised of policies, procedures, online systems and people which support the overall instruction, research, and public service missions of the University.
  • As a recipient of Federal grants and contracts, West Virginia University’s property system must comply with federal policies and regulations.
  • WVU is subject to an audit of its equipment inventory standards.
  • The Office of Naval Research (ONR) administers Federal property audits for West Virginia University.
  • The auditors examine the records and procedures maintained by WVU, physically inspect equipment, and interview WVU personnel that have property management responsibilities.