Information for researchers & affiliates

All human subject research conducted by University or affiliate researchers (including students) must have written documentation from Research Integrity of either approval or exempt determination by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) before any work is initiated.

For more details on federal requirements, visit Human research.


Quickstart guide


All protocols must be submitted through IRBNet. Use our instructional materials to help you navigate through your submission process. Step-by-step guides for IRBNet are available in our training section. Please contact us with any questions. 

Human research IRB process frequently asked questions