Welcome to the Office of Research Services

The Office of Research Services’ mission is to promote, facilitate, and support research, scholarship, teaching, and creative activities that are conducted by DePaul University faculty, students, and staff, and are consistent with the university’s mission.

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NSF Fastlane: System Issue with Budget Justifications

The NSF discovered a system issue in FastLane, which might prevent proposal submission if a budget justification has been completed for a subaward budget but not for the primary budget.

NSF Fastlane Error

The NSF has identified that Fastlane users may encounter an error stating that Proposal Submission is not available, which may be caused by special scientific/mathematical characters embedded in text.​

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Instructors' Comments on Student Papers: What Students Really Think

Faculty spend hours and hours making comments on student work. But do we really know if our comments are effective at helping students learn?

DePaul's Two TRIO Grants

50 Years of TRIO represented in two ongoing grants:  Student Support Services and McNair Scholars Program.

​Fostering student voice: LAS & College of Education collaboration brings complementary sets of expertise

Insights into best practices of civic and literacy education that can inform future educational programming.