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All protocols (including modifications and renewals) must be submitted electronically via IRBNet at:
All review communications and decision letters will be issued electronically through IRBNet
IRB Applications and Examples
IRB approval is required before human subjects research can begin (including recruitment). The researcher must submit the appropriate form to begin the approval process. For help determining what type of application you should submit for your particular research project, checkout the following:
How to submit to IRBNet
Please visit the IRBNet training and resources website for instructions on how to register, how to submit a new project, and for other additional IRBNet assistance.
Accessing the training site requires you to enter in the following credentials:
Additional Training Materials:
For additional information the CSUSM IRB office can assist you with any questions you may have. Please contact us via email at email@example.com or by phone to (760) 750-4029.
Applications will be reviewed on an as available basis. You may not receive approval until the Spring 2016 Semester.
April 15, 2016
Expedited and all other reviews:
May 5, 2016
Applications will be reviewed on an as available basis. You can monitor the status of your file at any time by logging back into IRBNet.
Tools to determine level of review required.
You must use Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat Pro to open and fill out the application.