Retention of Research Data and Materials

Principles Applicable to Access and Retention of Research Data and Materials

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Revision Date: September 2016
Principles and FAQs PDF: Retention and Maintenance of Research Records and Data: Principles and Frequently Asked Questions ("FAQs")

Office of the Vice Provost for Research

Research Records Retention & Data Management

Related Policies

General Records Schedule (GRS)
Research Data Security Policy

Revision History

  • June 2015: Clarified the starting point of the 7-year retention period for financial and administrative records in Principle 2.
  • September 2016: Further clarified the starting point of the 7-year retention period.