Office of Research Administration

The Office of Research Administration (ORA) at Villanova University provides service to faculty, staff, and students while protecting the institution in sponsored programs, technology transfer, and research compliance. 

News and Announcements

  • As part of a recent reorganization, each Department or College has now been assigned a single ORA representative. Please see Department/College Representative on our staff page.
  • The deadline to submit protocols for Full Board IRB Reviews is Monday June 13, 2016.  The IRB will meet on June 21, 2016 to review submissions. This will be the only convened meeting for summer 2016.
  • CAYUSE IS LIVE! Please submit proposals via CAYUSE

Upcoming Events



Quick Links

  • Cayuse - Electronic Proposal Routing
  • VU Fact Sheet - Information required by sponsors, including ID codes, pay rates and other critical info.
  • Effort Report for Faculty
  • Journal Entry/Cost Transfer Form for Grants: All requests for transfers of charges to ORA will now go through the electronic form.
  • Indirect/F&A Rate Agreement: This is our currently negotiated rate agreement.

Contact Information

Office of Research Administration
Middleton Hall Rm 1st
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

For general questions, contact or 610-519-4220.