Regulatory/Compliance Requirements

UCSF faculty members are required to conduct research and manage the financial aspects of research in compliance with University policy, federal and state laws, and sponsor requirements. Principal Investigators must ensure that they, their fellow investigators, students and staff meet compliance requirements, including any necessary training.

Below are the frequent areas of compliance to consider when preparing a proposal and before an award can be accepted.

UCSF, UCOP and The Regents' Policies/Regulations
  1. UCSF
  2. UCOP and The Regents'
Federal and County Policies/Regulations
  1. Federal Policies and Regulations
  2. San Francisco and Bay Area Counties