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Applications (Level I, II/III and determinations)

IRB Review Determination Form — Use this online form if you are unsure whether your project requires IRB review (Please use Chrome as your browser. For your information, this PDF includes the determination review path and Qualtrics logic). 

Level 1 Exemption Application — Examples include, but are not limited to: anonymous surveys, use of existing data, certain research performed in educational settings or on typical educational processes.

Level II and III Research Application — Examples include but are not limited to: research conducted on human subjects that involves use of vulnerable populations, sensitive subjects, more risk for participants, suicidal thoughts, mental illness, substance abuse, deception, use of devices and/or drugs/supplements, invasive procedures.

Is Your Research a Clinical Trial? - Use this online tool to determine if your research is subject to the regulations that govern clinical research involving human subjects.