Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)

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:

See the Ithaca College Policy Manual for policies and procedures.

Protocol Submission and Meeting Information

Protocols for review at the Monday, September 12, 2022, meeting MUST be received by Friday, September 2, 2022, at 5 pm.

  • 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.
  • IACUC will no longer require protocols to be submitted for review and approval via Axiom Mentor. Researchers needing to submit new or renewed protocols should download the new protocol form below. 

For questions about animal care and use policies, specific reviews, procedures, and all other technical matters, please email iacuc@ithaca.edu

Please Note: PIs and students working in labs are required to complete CITI training

Reporting Concerns


Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

Report anonymously at EthicsPoint