Annual Reminder Regarding University's Holiday Closing & Proposal Processing

Wendy T. Montgomery
Monday, December 3, 2018

This is ORA’s annual reminder regarding the University’s scheduled holiday closings and the need for timely proposal submissions.  The University will be closed for the holidays from Monday December 24, 2018 through Tuesday January 1, 2019.  In order to ensure submission of endorsed proposals to the sponsor before the holiday breaks, the deadlines for proposal submissions to the Office of Research Administration are:


Latest Delivery Deadline to ORA

To Ensure That Endorsed Proposal is

Submitted to the Sponsor By

          MONDAY (December 17)

                FRIDAY (December 21)


Any proposals which are submitted to ORA LATER than the above schedule may run the risk of not being reviewed, approved and submitted through the University’s routing process by the sponsor’s deadline date.   Please share this information with faculty and departmental business persons within your departments.

We greatly appreciate your cooperation in this matter.


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