UnivRS: Submitting an Application for Academic and Institutional Approval Workshop


The University Research System (UnivRS) is a secure, web-based system that provides opportunities for the research community within the University of Saskatchewan to collaborate on research projects. It serves as a central repository from which other systems can draw consistent and up-to-date information about research related projects at the University of Saskatchewan.

This workshop will take potential applicants through the creation of a Project Application in UnivRS.  

A training account in UnivRS will be sent to each participant, prior to the workshop.

Instructor:  UnivRS Training Specialist
Contact: Inquiries for may be directed to UnivRS Support
Email: univrs.support@usask.ca

NOTE: Please see the prerequisites for this session. 

  • To access UnivRS, visit https://univrsapp.usask.ca/converis/secure/client/login.
  • Enter your NSID and password (same as PAWS) and click the ‘Login’ button. 
  • To logout, click on your username at the top of the screen to see the drop-down menu, and select ‘Logout’. Under normal circumstances, you will be automatically logged out after sixty (60) minutes of inactivity.   



In this workshop participants will:

  • create a Project Application in UnivRS
  • identify the data that must be entered into UnivRS before the Project Application is submitted for approval
  • acquire useful tips for entering data into the Project Application
  • submit a Project Application for Academic  Approval
  • gain basic understanding of how the approval process works
  • determine where the Project Application is in the approval process
  • recognize the Project Application workflow statuses


Other Recommendations:

There are no additional recommendations with this course


1 hour Course

Registration Fees:

U of S Students: $0.00
U of S Faculty: $0.00
U of S Staff: $0.00
Off Campus: $0.00

Required Software:

There is no required software for this course.


NOTE: Classes may have limited registration. If an offering is designated as 'Full', please email Training Services in order that we may accommodate your training needs. Due to last minute withdrawls, this class is subject to cancellation on short notice. A customized training solution may be offered in its place.

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