URA provides educational resources and opportunities to campus, and the Argonne National Laboratory, on topics related to research administration.

  • Communication about important grants & contacts, and related announcements to campus via the URA email listservs.
  • Meet with new administrators - providing an overview of how research administration works here on campus and the tools & resources available to help ensure success.
  • In addition, URA maintains electronic research administration submission platforms, creates user accounts, and provides help desk assistance relating to application submissions.


URA in Canvas

The URA Canvas Course contains required training and video learning courses. 

You must request to be added, or have someone added to the URA Canvas course. Once added (you will receive an email invitation), use your CNet and password to log into Canvas. When you are logged in, you will see a URA course card, and the list of trainings will appear on the homepage.

Contact Angela Branch at to be added to the URA Canvas Course. Click here to go directly to the Canvas site. 

For more information email