The Controller’s Office has overall responsibility for internal and external financial reporting, budgeting, and accounting functions at the University. Specifically, the Controller’s Office oversees the Student Financial Services department, Institutional Research, Sponsored Projects Accounting, Cost Accounting, Budget and Financial Reporting, General Accounting, Sarbanes-Oxley, and Financial Compliance for Research. Our goal is to serve as a partner to the University community in meeting its fiscal monitoring and compliance obligations.

Thurman Wingrove


Mary Dehler

Administrative Assistant

University of Pittsburgh
4200 Fifth Avenue
Room 3016
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Thurman Wingrove was named Controller in 2012 and has served in a variety of roles within the University of Pittsburgh since 1990.  He holds a BS degree in Accounting from Saint Vincent College, where he has served as an Adjunct Professor of Accounting since 1998.  He is a CPA and received his MBA degree from Pitt in 1994.  Prior to joining the University, Thurman was a Senior Auditor with Coopers & Lybrand in the Pittsburgh office.