How to Submit Exempt Research

Step 1: Determine whether your study meets the criteria for exempt research (see [45 CFR 46.101]).
Step 2: Complete the following forms located on our IRB Forms page
  • Application for Exemption
  • For information on who to obtain signatures from, please click here.
Step 3: The following items must be completed by all study personnel.
Step 4: Assemble your submission packet. A submission packet must include all of the above completed and signed items as well as the following:
  • Data Collection Forms (if appropriate)
  • Any other written information to be provided to subjects
  • Survey and/or other research instruments