The UMass Lowell Office of Research Administration (ORA) provides assistance to faculty and research staff in all aspects of obtaining and managing external research funding. ORA helps to identify funding sources and submit proposals and is the authorized official for proposal submission and award negotiation. ORA assists with administration of grants and contracts from setup through award closeout.
ORA is located on the second floor of Wannalancit Mills. Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.