Office of Research Administration

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

The Office of Research Administration is also home to our Institutional Official for Human Subjects Research, who provides Assurance (Federalwide Assurance No: FWA00011841 - expires 10/15/2019) to the federal government that human subjects are protected in VU's research.

News and Announcements

Quick Links

Cayuse - Electronic Proposal Routing

VU Fact Sheet - Information required by sponsors, including ID codes, pay rates and other critical info.

Proposal Internal Transmittal Form - All sponsored project proposals leaving VU must have a fully executed transmittal form.

Effort Report for Faculty

Student Time Sheet & Student Timesheet Schedule

Annual Time/Effort Summary Certification Form

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.