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Research & Innovation » Research Integrity & Compliance » Export Controls

When Do I Need to Contact The Office of Export Controls?

  • I plan to travel outside the United States.
  • I plan to have foreign national(s) participate in my research.
  • My research involves subjects related to nuclear, chemical, and/or biological, weaponry, missiles, unmanned vehicles, or encryption technologies.
  • My project has contractual restrictions on publishing, proprietary information, or foreign national participation.
  • My RFP is marked “Export Controlled.”
  • I will receive nuclear, military or space related information, technical data, equipment or software.
  • I need to ship items internationally.

If any of the above applies to you or your research, a determination must be made by USF as to the possible license requirements. Contact for guidance.

Office Location:
University of South Florida
Research Integrity & Compliance
3702 Spectrum Blvd. Suite 165
USF Research Park
Tampa, FL 33612-9446

Export Control Office Contact:

Campus mailpoint:
12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., MDC 35
Tampa, FL 33612-4799

Telephone: (813) 974-5638

Fax number: (813) 974-7091

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3702 Spectrum Blvd, Suite 165
Tampa, FL, 33612-9445

Phone: 813.974.5570
Fax: 813.974.4962

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