Welcome to Internal Audit, Risk & Compliance’s webpage. Internal Audit (IA) provides independent and objective assurance and consulting services to Georgia Southern University (GSOU) in order to add value and improve operations. IA helps the University accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of governance, risk management, compliance, and internal control processes. Further, it makes recommendations to improve systems, processes, and internal controls designed to safeguard University resources, promote its mission toward academic excellence, and ensure compliance with state and federal regulations, established policies, procedures, and sound business practices.is to be recognized by the University community as an integral part of the corporate governance structure by enhancing the University’s ability to achieve its mission, goals and objectives. We hope that you find the contents of our page useful.