Pre-Posting Allocation Tool (PAT) - ChartField Error: Wrong Program for the Account

When attempting to change the funding for an invoice, the error "ChartField Error: Wrong Program for the Account" may appear.

ChartField Error: Wrong Program for the Account


This error is encountered if the 1 digit SFS Program Code entered is not allowable for use with the Account specified. Only certain Program Codes can be used with certain Accounts.

Please contact your Dean's Office or Division Office for questions regarding funding. UW-Madison customers may also refer to Accounting Services Coding Information at for assistance or contact Veronica Olson at 262-9460 or or Al Wang at 262-8729 or in Accounting Services for further assistance.

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