NEW: The ARC module of iRIS, an online research administration system, is now available for use. This system provides an alternative to the use of Word document files for the submission of new animal orders or transfer requests. The order and transfer request forms found on the LARC website will still be accepted.


iRIS can be accessed using the following link:

From there navigate to any approved study. It should have options for Study Management and, now, Animal Management.



Once you open the Animal Management tab you will see something like this:


Helpful features include:

  • An “Order Tally” to see the number of animals available
  • The ability to view or copy prior submissions
  • Transfer and order forms which automatically request PI sign off before being routed to LARC staff for processing