Contracting and Budgeting

Contracting and Budgeting Contracting and Budgeting


  • Advance Account Form  In the absence of an award letter, an account may be opened or extended under guarantee. The Advance Account Form can be used to request opening or extending an account without an award letter. Please keep in mind that if not awarded, the guarantee account is liable for expenses charged.
  • Clinical Research Initiation Service (CRIS) Fee is required by our institution in order to participate in clinical research. The CRIS fee is a one-time fee charged to all industry-supported studies. This is a mandatory, non-refundable, central office fee that applies to all new projects and any amended projects that were not assessed the fee originally. The CRIS fee covers expenses associated with the University’s central research administration’s review of the study materials, assessing the need for and developing coverage analysis (when applicable) to ensure research billing compliance, as well as contract and budget negotiations. The CRIS Fee is currently $2,500.
  • Clinical Budget Checklist

    Please use this checklist when you are developing a study budget.
  • Study Budget TemplateThis template facilitates the development of an internal budget, including personnel and institutional costs.
  • Subcontracting to Another Entity

    When anticipating UM subcontracting to another entity, please follow the processes listed on the Subcontracting to Another Entity page.