Audit & Tax

Service Areas

Audit & Tax provides services in the areas of:

  • Audit (Internal & External)
    • Operational & Compliance
    • Internal Controls
    • Special Investigations
    • California State University (CSU) Audits
    • Other External Audits: Federal, State, Local government agencies
  • Tax
    • Nonresident Alien Tax (NRA)
    • Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT)
    • Fringe Benefit Reporting
  • Campus Reporting of Fiscal Improprieties (Executive Order 1104)
  • Internal Review & Special Projects

University Tax Identification Number

San Diego State University’s tax identification number is 33-0373293.

San Diego State University is exempt from federal income tax as an educational institution under section 115 of the Internal Revenue Code.

San Diego State University’s auxiliary organizations — Associated Students, Aztec Shops, The Campanile Foundation, and SDSU Research Foundation — are exempt from federal income tax under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3). They are separate legal entities, and each has its own tax identification number.