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About the Office of Research Services

About ORS
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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.

We accomplish our mission by:

  • Assisting faculty, students, and staff in obtaining and administering intramural and extramural support
  • Serving as advocates for the value of research in an educational setting
  • Enhancing the vitality of campus-based research
  • Encouraging the use of research to enrich education and serve the community
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant Federal regulations and guidelines, state and local laws, sponsor guidelines, and individual award terms and conditions
  • Providing education and training
  • Providing comprehensive policy, procedures, and guidance

For a snapshot of research, scholarship, and creative activities, visit the University Research Website or watch the Innovation Day 2023 video.