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Research Accounting Services

Research Accounting Services has responsibility for administering all externally funded projects.  The Research Accounting Services team manages the University’s internally and externally funded projects from the receipt of award through project closeout.  The Research Accounting Services team ensures Financial Compliance of the University’s awards which means that all awards adhere to federal regulations, sponsor guidelines and restrictions as well as University policies and procedures.

  • Policies and Procedures


  • Project Setup

    Congratulations on the receipt of your award!  The project setup area will provide guidance on how you can get your project up and running to begin spending your research dollars.


  • Project Administration

    Now that your award is set up and running, this area will provide guidance on administering your project during the life of the project.


  • Reporting

    Over the life of a project, there may be reporting requirements – whether they be programmatic, financial, or invention reports. This helpful section will provide the principal investigator with contact information regarding reporting.


  • No Cost Extensions

    Do you need a little more time to complete your research? Please click here for guidance on requesting a no cost extension.


  • Project Closeout

    The research is done and your money is spent. Now what? Click here for guidance on closing out your project.


  • Financial Compliance

    Financial Compliance refers to the services necessary to ensure compliance with federal, state and university regulations and guidelines, along with information, resources and educational opportunities to support Drexel’s research community.