Application for Institutional Review of Proposed Research Study

Do you need IRB Approval?

No – you are done.


  • Get approval from your Supervisor
  • Complete the application and submit online
  • Get signature and turn in to William Yakowicz, Ph.D. A 335.
  • Co-chairs will review and if you qualified for expedited  review you will receive written IRB approval within 2 weeks of submission and may then commence your  research.
  • ​If your research requires IRB approval Co-chairs may ask for additional information before the formal review date.
  • On the formal review dates the IRB will decide whether  or not you qualify for IRB approval and that approval may be continent on your accepting restrictions or  changes to your protocol.
  • You will receive a formal notice of IRB approval that will include information on the termination date of  your study, when your report is due and any restrictions on your activities and you may begin your research.