New Concerns for University Engagements with Russia, Belarus and Ukraine

Due to the continuing Russian invasion of Ukraine, the U.S. response through sanctions and enhanced export controls, and the Colorado Governor’s supporting executive order, CU Boulder’s Office of Export Controls (OEC) views any engagements with Russia, Belarus and Russian occupied regions of Ukraine, as extremely high risk. OEC will reassess and modify, or terminate, current CU engagements as appropriate, and will recommend avoiding future engagements where there is a direct or indirect connection to Russia or the Russian government—including any entity identified as being “state-owned” or having a military support function.  The following three areas are where the most significant concerns are materializing, and as such will be the focus for university involvement: