Fraud Reporting

The Texas Attorney General’s Office has instructed all state institutions to publicize the preferred manner of reporting fraud, waste and abuse to the Texas State Auditor’s Office.  We ask you to provide information to the State Auditor’s Office using several communication methods:

  1. By Phone:           SAO HOTLINE
                              1-800-TX-AUDIT
                                      (892-8348)
  2. By Internet:       sao.fraud.state.tx.us
                            Fraud, Waste, and/or Abuse

All reports of fraud, waste, and abuse are held in confidence.  However, callers may choose to remain anonymous.  When reporting fraud or abuse, please provide as much detail as possible so that appropriate action can be taken.  Should you seek any additional information you can contact Mr. David Spencer – Internal Auditor, phone # 397-4914, Ms. Gail Ferguson – Controller, phone # 397-4117, or Dr. Marilyn Fowle'– VP for Business Affairs. & Finance – phone # 397-4117.