Welcome to the Office of Export Controls
The University of Cincinnati is committed to complying with all applicable export control regulations. The mission of the Export Controls office is to ensure compliance throughout the university by providing services to assist faculty, staff, and students with understanding and adhering to regulations, while facilitating research and international collaboration.
The Export Controls office will partner with faculty, staff, and students to deliver efficient solutions that support the academic and research priorities of the university.
U.S. Export Control System
consists of federal laws and regulations that are set forth in the
Arms Export Control Act, that regulate the transfer of commodities,
technology, software, source code, information, and services out of the
U.S. (Export) or to a foreign person within the U.S. (Deemed Export).
The regulations are administered by the Department of Commerce Bureau of
Industry and Security under the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the Department of State Directorate of Trade Controls under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), the U.S. Department of the Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), and the Department of Energy (DOE).
Does My Project/Contract Require Export Control Compliance?
Do Export Controls apply to my work?
Flow Chart - Things to consider in regards to your project
Explore our Website for Resources on Export Control Compliance:
Receiving Controlled Items
Policies & Regulations
ITAR & EAR
Employing Foreign Persons
Countries of Concern
Know Your Customer
News & Events
If you have questions regarding Export Controls, please contact: Tara Wood
Director, Export Controls
Contact Us Mailing Address:
University Hall, Suite 560D
51 Goodman Drive
PO Box 210567
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0567
Director, Export Controls Tara.Wood@uc.edu