Updated ORSP Response Policy for Post-Award Requests

In an effort to best serve faculty, staff, and students on campus, ORSP is now implementing a 72-hour turnaround time policy for any Post-Award requests. These include signature requests, Workday approvals, budget change requests, and any other Post-Award-related inquiry.

We will take all requests on a first-come, first-served basis and respond within 72 hours of receipt.

For the Pre-Award unit, all proposals should be submitted at least five business days before the sponsor submission date.

If you have any questions, please contact ORSP at ­orsp@ualr.edu or 916-3474.

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