Disclose an Invention

Help us understand your project and let's explore the possibilities. 

Disclose via the Inventor Portal 

Filling out your disclosure online allows for quick processing. You'll need your NetID, and if you are logging in from outside the UArizona network, you'll require a VPN connection.

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Use the MS Word Disclosure Form

Would you rather fill out your Disclosure Form using a Word document? Download this form and work with your Licensing Manager to get it completed and submitted. 

Download the Form

An invention disclosure reports an invention or technology created by faculty members, fellows and staff members (including students on appointment as University employees), by anyone using University facilities, or by anyone collaborating with any of the above individuals (“Contributors”). 

Inventions may include:

  • Processes
  • Products
  • Software
  • Apparatus
  • Materials
  • Composition of matter
  • Living organisms
  • Improvements to existing technology

What do I need to know before disclosing? 

Disclosing an invention is straightforward and the form itself provides detailed instructions to make it as easy as possible. To get you started on your disclosure, we've provided you with a complete outline explaining the process and the information you'll need

We're here to help.

Contact the TLA licensing expert in your field – we are happy to help you through the process.