The IACUC module of iRIS, an online research administration system, is the current platform for submitting forms to the IACUC for review.  This system has replaced the use of Word document files for the submission of new protocols and associated amendments, annual reports, incident reports, and exemption requests.

To access iRIS, please use the following link:

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iRIS SOPs and Guidance Documents:


Supplementary forms (these can be attached to a protocol in iRIS prior to submission):


Help for writing IACUC protocol submissions 

Writing Clear Animal Activity Proposals (Pinson 2011)

Sample Participant Training Records

Students in Classes using Live Animals

Students have a right to be informed about hazards they may encounter, and measures to protect themselves while pursuing their education.  There are potential risks associated with animal activities.  For additional information, contact Occupational Health Services.  A summary handout is provided here.

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