Accessing Start Up Funds

Startup funds are specified by the Division in the official offer letter to the faculty member. These funds may support the startup of lab activity and equipment related to research and/or used for research activities including but not limited to research assistants, manuscript preparation, books, supplies, equipment, software, and travel. The assigned Business Manager will manage all startup accounts, help access funds, review financial policies, and track year-to-date spending and balances. Financial reports will be distributed monthly and upon request.

To access startup funds, please contact your assigned Business Manager or the SSD LBC at and the Business Manager assigned to your accounts will get in touch with you within two business days.