Create an environment of learning and growth for the future success of your students.

Higher education institutions are functioning in an environment of increasing accountability and transparency. It’s easy to get caught up in compliance when you should be focusing on academic curriculum and developing future leaders.

For almost 40 years, Eide Bailly has been recognized as a leading industry advisor, helping institutions of higher education meet compliance standards and navigate unique financial and operational challenges.

Our industry experience is coupled with a strong government and nonprofit knowledge base. Eide Bailly’s team members are recognized leaders nationally and locally in organizations such as the GFOA, NACUBO, WACUBO, and AICPA and work with government and nonprofit clients of all sizes across the country.

What We Offer

  • Internal Audit and Performance Audit

  • Risk Advisory

  • Higher Education Training

  • Exempt Organization Returns and Unrelated Business Income & Consulting

  • Technology Consulting & Implementation

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Our Team is a Proven Leader Among Higher Education Institutions

Our industry experience is coupled with a strong government and nonprofit knowledge base and aims to help you lessen institutional burdens so you can focus on your mission.

  • 85+
    higher education clients
  • 40+
    years serving higher education institutions
Regardless of the unique issues your institution is experiencing, we’re here to help you navigate through them.
Each audit year, Eide Bailly focuses in depth on a different area of our organization, including our two supporting foundations, to better understand our organization. This results in higher quality audits and suggestions for operational improvements.
Cheryl Heath
Vice President for Administration & Chief Financial Officer Northern Wyoming Community College District

Helping you focus on preparing students to be the leaders of tomorrow.

Our experienced advisors provide the knowledge and tools necessary to improve your processes and achieve your mission.

Education Leadership

Brandon Harrison

Brandon HarrisonCPA

Partner/Market Leader

Over the past 19 years, Brandon has focused his experience on providing audit, accounting, tax and advisory services to government entities, nonprofit organizations, corporations and a variety of other entities throughout California with assets in excess of $1 billion. His government clients include community colleges and other institutions of higher education as well as K-12 school districts. Brandon has worked with a wide variety of nonprofit organizations. Brandon assists organizations with meeting their goals through challenging times by providing auditing, advisory and implementation services.