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Visual Compliance Restricted Party Screening Tool

Visual Compliance is a web based restricted party screening research data security and export control management tool useful for:

  • Screening for individuals or entities that are listed on a government restricted or denied list prior to
    entering into a relationship – e.g., contracting, collaborating, engaging or purchasing;
  • Searching the Export Control Classification Number (ECCN) and United States Munitions
    List (USML);
  • Assisting in determining the need for a license to export or share
  • Locating Federal Regulations on export controls;
  • International travel restrictions and warnings
  • Screening visiting scholars or collaborators
  • What to expect
    • You will receive an email from Descartes Visual Compliance with in 1-3 days of form submission to set your password for your new account.   If you don’t see the email, check your spam filter.     (Note: your link will expire in 3 days from receipt. If you have received the email but the registration link has expired, contact Research Integrity at

Log in and get started.
  • Follow the illustrated steps in the Quickstart Tutorial
  • Log into using your GS email address as your user name and the password you created.
    • User name will be your GS email address. If you have a Georgia Southern Visual Compliance account but have forgotten your password use the “forgot password” link in the sign in box on the vendor site.

Last updated: 3/13/2023