University Research Animal Resources (URAR) supports UGA’s missions of research, education, and service by providing appropriate husbandry and handling of laboratory animals through animal facility management, technical assistance, training, and consultation.
The URAR animal care and use program is accredited by AAALAC International (Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care), is licensed by the USDA, and maintains an Assurance of Compliance with the Public Health Service.
URAR partners with researchers to ensure optimal animal well-being and compliance with campus policies and federal regulations concerning the care and use of laboratory animals.
***Important Order Information for Holiday Orders***
Thanksgiving is coming up so there are some changes for order cutoffs for that time.
Envigo and Charles River will have an early cutoff the week of Thanksgiving for deliveries the following week, 11/28-11/30. The URAR cutoff will be Monday 11/21/22 at 9am. Please have all orders that are for the week of 11/28 submitted and financially approved by 9am on 11/21.
Jackson Labs will not be delivering on the week of 11/28/22. They are not delivering on 11/28 because they are closed during the time they would ship out, 11/24-11/25. They will resume deliveries on 12/5/22.
FY23 Per Diem and Service Rate Announced
Fee schedules for FY23 were released on June 16 and have been published to this web page. Documents can below – “Per Diem Rate Info” and “Service Rate Fees”. Fees will be effective July 1, 2023 and will be reflected on August bills.