What We Do at RAFA

The Research Administrative and Fiscal Affairs (RAFA) office is a support unit directly responsible to the Vice President for Research (VPR).  RAFA provides executive management, general administrative, and support services for all units assigned to the VPR.

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2018-2019 Annual Budget Process

The Fiscal Year 2018-19 Annual Budget Process is currently underway. View the Research Area FY18-19 Budget Calendar (pdf) for a complete list of important deadlines. 

Upcoming Deadlines:

March 5th, 2018: Research Units return FY 18-19 General Fund Income Estimate Worksheets with Explanations

March 5th, 2018: Research Units return Salary Proposal Report


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