Compliance Guidelines

Implementing and adhering to policies and guidelines on the proper care and use of animals in research, teaching or testing is an institutional responsibility shared by: the administration (including central, faculty and departmental); specially apppointed committees; the Director of Animal Care and Use and Veterinary Services; animal facilities directors faculty members, staff and students.


Animal User Training Program Compliance Guidance for Animal Users and Animal Care Committees (ACCs) (pdf)

Guideline 001: Mechanism and Procedures for Adopting Guidelines (pdf)

Guideline 002: Submission of a New Protocol or an Amendment to an
Existing Protocol

Guideline 003: When is a Separate Animal Use Protocol Required versus what Procedures can be placed on one Application? (pdf)

Process for Obtaining Scientific & Teaching Merit Review:

Policy & Procedure - Care and Use of Animals: