The UCLA Office of Research Administration provides the campus with professional guidance and administrative support for all sponsored research activities. The ORA webpage contains links to the various offices involved in sponsored research, such as those noted below. Sponsored research activities include research, training, public service projects or other programs that receive support from external sponsors and/or University programs under a contract, grant, cooperative agreement or subaward. Support may be in the form of funding, equipment or other material contributions.
Additional research resources and references can be found at the following offices: the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, the Office of Research Policy and Compliance and the Office of the Human Research Protection Program.
Please note that the appropriate research contracting office will consult with the UCLA Health Office of Legal Affairs on any legal issues, as necessary.