Skip to main content
Skip to main content

The mission of the Office of Research Compliance Programs (ORCP) is to ensure University compliance with federal, state, and local regulations regarding research. The ORCP is responsible for the development, oversight and monitoring of the research compliance program for Florida State University. FSU's research compliance program encompasses all areas that support or relate to FSU’s research and creative activities, including (but not limited to) the areas listed below:


Research activities conducted by faculty, staff, and students at FSU must be conducted in an ethical and responsible manner following applicable federal or other governmental requirements, sponsor requirements, and University policies and procedures.

Ethics & Compliance Hotline

A simple anonymous way to confidentially report activities that involve certain suspected misconduct or violations of FSU policies and procedures, regulations, or state and federal laws.

To report a potential issue using the hotline, please call toll-free 855-231-7511 (24 hours a day, 365 days a year) or click here to submit an online report.

Plagiarism Detection Software

Request an Account
Log in to iThenticate

Research Compliance
Diana Key, Director
2019 Westcott North
Tallahassee, Fl 32306-1330
Ph: (850) 644-8648
Fax: (850) 645-0108
dkey@fsu.edu
research-compliance@fsu.edu