URA Mission Statement

University Research Administration provides guidance and support for research funding and compliance to promote the mission of The University of Chicago.

Research Administration at the University of Chicago

URA provides review and institutional endorsement of all applications for sponsored funding including clinical studies/trials and Material Transfer Agreements.

URA reviews, and negotiates when necessary, awards prior to acceptance, and accepts awards officially on behalf of the University.

URA maintains a program of sponsored project information services and data for University faculty and administrators. See Proposal Submission & Award Acceptance and Authorized Signature