Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)

Submit your protocols for review by:

Thursday, August 29 for the September 6 meeting.

Investigators or instructors planning to use vertebrate animals in research and/or teaching should contact the IACUC prior to the start of such activities to determine whether an IACUC-approved animal protocol is needed.

To submit a protocol via Axiom Mentor, go to the following log-on page:

Axiom Mentor Login

For instructions on how to use the Mentor System - click here.

For questions about animal care and use policies, specific reviews, procedures, and all other technical matters, please send an email to

FAQ provided upon request.

Training Requirement:

Please note that students working in labs are required to completeCITI training


The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) is a standing committee established to ensure compliance with the Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals in accordance with:

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals

See the Ithaca College Policy Manual for policies and procedures.

Reporting Concerns

Concerns can be reported to one of the following: