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Completing a Disclosure

Disclosure of outside professional activities and financial interests that relate to your role(s) and responsibilities at Northwestern is required by Northwestern's Policy on Conflict of Interest and Conflict of Commitment.

General instructions for completing or updating a disclosure:

  1. Log into the eDisclosure system using your NetID and password
  2. Click the "Disclose" button on the left side of the screen
  3. Follow the system prompts, answering any questions
  4. Click "Submit" on the last page

Need more help?  See the Discloser Tip Sheet pdf for additional details and screen shots, and see instructions for Editing a Submitted Disclosure, if you need to do so.

Tips for what to disclose or not disclose include:

Want a few examples? See the What to Disclose? page for more information and examples of what should and should not be disclosed.

Note: For researchers looking for information on how to disclose a foreign relationship in Other Support or Current and Pending Support documentation to federal sponsors, Sponsored Research has developed a webpage providing guidance and consolidating agency requirements.