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Disclosing Your Invention

Technology Commercialization Services (TCS) has an Invention Disclosure Form (Word document) to be completed as described in the following steps:

  1. Complete the Invention Disclosure Form (Word document).
  2. Submit the form to the TCS group by e-mailing the disclosure to
    or mailing a hard copy to:
Christine McCluskey
Technology Commercialization Services
University of Connecticut MC6400
400 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06032

*In all cases a hard copy of the original signature page must be submitted.

  1. Upon receipt, the Invention Disclosure will be assigned a case number for tracking purposes and an acknowledgement will be sent to you via email.
  2. You will be contacted by the Licensing Director assigned to your invention disclosure within a few weeks after the submission.
  3. The Licensing Director will meet with you to learn more about your invention and begin to evaluate the technology for commercial potential.
  4. The invention will be presented to the TCS committee and will be considered for patenting based on technical merit, patentability, and marketability.
  5. You will be notified of the TCS committee’s assessment of the invention.