Foreign Engagement

Research collaborations and engagements with foreign persons and entities are an integral part of the UC Santa Cruz research enterprise. The Office of Research supports researchers and helps navigate continuously evolving federal rules and regulations related to foreign engagement in academic research. Use the links on this page to find more detailed information.

Guidance on foreign-related activities, engagement, and disclosure

Discover how and where to properly disclose all potential conflicts of commitment or conflicts of interest related to foreign collaborations or engagements. Find information about what needs to be disclosed, including detailed sponsor disclosure requirements.

International travel compliance

Find information related to traveling abroad, conducting university research or other business when traveling abroad, and whether an export license may be required.

Last modified: Nov 30, 2023