Compliance Mission

The Missouri University of Science and Technology compliance program encompasses faculty, staff, and students who engage in research as well as many administrative components.  The Office of Sponsored Programs and the Associate Director of Compliance serve together as the coordinating compliance officials for externally funded research and sponsored projects.  It is the responsibility of the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP), in conjunction with the Associate Director of Compliance to provide the interface between the various components of compliance to ensure research is conducted with integrity and in compliance with all applicable regulations.

Why is compliance important?

Compliance with policies is critical to institutional accountability.  Policy compliance at Missouri S&T may be addressed through many avenues.  To manage all forms of compliance, we provide the following support:


For issues not addressed above, the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Research and Innovation may provide assistance.  For fiscal compliance concerns or those involving ITAR or export controls, please contact our compliance officer.