The goal of the Office of Research and Graduate Programs is to develop a culture of excellence in graduate and professional education and in faculty scholarship and research.

The following are research resources and opportunities that are available:

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Office of Research Administration

The Office of Research Administration is your resource for development of proposals and administration of grants. The services on the right are among the many provided by ORA.

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University Internal Research Programs

The Office of Research and Graduate Programs administers three primary internal research grant programs: the Summer Research Fellowships (SRF), the Research Support Grants (RSG), and the Veritas Award.

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Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research at Villanova is administered through the Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships. In addition, each of our colleges sponsor research opportunities for undergraduate students. Further information on undergraduate opportunities can be found within each respective college website.