We attempt to be responsive to the varied training needs of our partners, and offer both in-person (Instructor-led) classes and online (ELearning) classes and tutorials.

Information on instructor-led training can be found through CORE and POD:




The below trainings are offered via Post Award Fiscal Compliance. Anyone with a UW NetID can view these trainings for free. We recommend using the Google Chrome browser when viewing these trainings.


CORE eLearnings:

Cost Transfers 

Approximately 30 Minutes  

Timing of Expenditures and Benefit to Award

Approximately 15 Minutes

Post Award Food Purchases and Compliance  

Approximately 20 Minutes

Direct Billing of Facilities & Administration Costs

Approximately 30 Minutes


 Equipment Disposition     Project Vs. Award Breakdown 
Approximately 20 Minutes   Approximately 5 Minutes    
Federal Regulation Hierarchy Pyramid    Award Calendar Activity Audit Maze Game (Audit Best Practices)
Approximately 12 Minutes      Approximately 10 Minutes Approximately 5 Minutes
How to Read the Equipment Data Analytics Spreadsheet ELearning   Cost Transfers Analytics Report  
Approximately 15 Minutes    Approximately 15 Minutes  


Research Community Information:

  • MRAM is a monthly meeting open to UW staff interested in research award administration. Meetings are jointly hosted by Office of Sponsored Programs and Research Accounting & Analysis. MRAM provides research administrators at the University of Washington with access to timely and relevant information regarding award regulation and management. Click here for more information on MRAM.

Compliance Corner MRAM Presentations:


  • NCURA YouTube Tuesdays

    Every Tuesday the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) hosts a video on their YouTube channel pertaining to research administration processes. Click here to see NCURA's YouTube Tuesday library.