About Us

The Audit Services office was established by the University of Manitoba’s Board of Governors. Audit Services’ mission, authority, accountability and its responsibilities are outlined in the Audit Services Charter, which is approved by the Board of Governors through the Audit and Risk Management Committee.

Vision:

Our vision is to be a high-performing internal audit activity that meets the expectations of the Audit and Risk Management Committee and senior management and adheres to the Institute of Internal Auditors International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing.  This will enable us to be recognized as a driving force behind a culture of governance, accountability, risk management and compliance that helps in the achievement of the University’s objectives.

Mission:

Audit Services’ mission is to provide independent, objective assurance and consulting services designed to add value and improve University operations.  Audit Services assists the University accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes.   

Values:

Our values include:

  • Integrity, Accountability, Openness, Respect
  • Independence and Objectivity, Professional Excellence, Balanced Perspectives, Teamwork