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University of Texas
Crash Course in Copyright.
copyright.lib.utexas.edu

The Catholic University of America
Includes summaries on ADA Compliance, Copyright, Employment, Environment, FERPA, Gramm-Leach-Bliley, Harassment, Immigration, Research and Patents, Student Life, IDEA Scholarships, Campus Security and Tax.
counsel.cua.edu/

Federal Websites

Federal Government Contracts
www.grants.gov/

Verifying employee social security numbers
www.ssa.gov/employer/ssnv.htm

U.S. Department of Education
General Information.
www.ed.gov

Office of Postsecondary Education
Financial Aid and other higher education matters.
www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/index.html?src=mr

Office of Civil Rights
Anti-discrimination laws regarding race, gender, age and disability in higher education.
www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html?src=mr

Family Policy Compliance Office
FERPA.
www.ed.gov/offices/OII/fpco/index.html

U.S. Department of Labor
General Information.
www.dol.gov/

Employment Standards Administration
Family & medical leave, minimum wage, overtime.
www.dol.gov/whd/

Employee Benefits Security Administration
ERISA and COBRA.
www.dol.gov/ebsa/

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
General Information.
www.hhs.gov

Office of Human Research Protections
Research Involving Human Subjects.
www.hhs.gov/ohrp/

Office of Civil Rights
Civil Rights and HIPPA.
www.hhs.gov/ocr

Internal Revenue Service
Income Taxes.
www.irs.gov

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Immigration rules and forms.
www.uscis.gov/

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Student and exchange visitors.
www.ice.gov/sevis/students/index.htm

National Science Foundation
General information.
www.nsf.gov

National Science Foundation
Rules and process for grants and awards.
www.nsf.gov/statistics/grants.cfm

National Institutes of Health
Rules and process for grants and awards.
nih.gov/grants-funding

Illinois Websites

Illinois Board of Higher Education

Illinois Department of Revenue
State tax issues.
www.revenue.state.il.us/

Illinois Department of Employment Security
Unemployment compensation.
www.ides.state.il.us/

City of Chicago Websites

Licenses and Permits
www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/bacp/provdrs/bus.html

Taxes
www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/fin/supp_info/revenue/tax_list.html