Application Procedure and Forms

The "IRB Application for Research Involving Human Subjects," the "Application for Continuing Review or Study Closure," the "Application for Protocol Modification," and the "Registration of Classroom Research Activities" forms are available below. This page also provides two sample informed consent forms along with guidelines which specify the type of information that should be included in a consent form or in an information sheet. A sample research project information sheet (to be submitted when a waiver for a signed consent form is granted) is also available. If you have questions or need guidance in the preparation of these materials, please contact one of the committee members.

IRB Application for Research Involving Human Subjects

Application for Continuing Review or Study Closure

Application for Protocol Modification

Registration of Classroom Research Activities

Sample Consent Forms:

Sample 1

Sample 2


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