Finance and Business Operations
The AIU's Finance and Business Operations Division provides services to school districts, and budget control for 130 internal programs. The division processes payroll, accounts payable, benefits, investments, insurance and financial reports, among other services.
On a contractual basis, the AIU ACCESS Program is availalbe to provide School-Based Access Program management services to school districts and charter schools. Access billing is funded by Medicaid and the AIU Access Program supports billing processes and compliance.
Data Collection and Reporting System for Special Education
The AIU is designated by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to collect special education data needed to meet state and federal reporting requirements. This is a free service for suburban Allegheny County school districts and charter schools.
Group Term Life Insurance Consortium
The Group Term Life Insurance Consortium enables school districts to save money through large-scale purchasing of term life insurance. Free membership is available to all Allegheny County public school districts and Career and Technical Centers.
IDEA Pass-Thru Funds
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a federal law that governs how states and public agencies provide early intervention, special education and related services to children with disabilities. IDEA Part B provides funding to school districts and other agencies in an effort to supplement and/or increase the level of special education and related services.
Joint Purchasing Program
The Joint Purchasing Program allows school districts to purchase energy, materials and supplies at lower prices, and eliminates the extra costs of a bid procedure.
Safety and Risk Management
The AIU's Risk Management Team provides safety plans which include the identification, measurement and treatment of exposure to accidental and potential losses.