Information for Current Students: Forms

Downloadable Forms


IRB Compliance:

All research projects involving human subjects must comply with the University of Maine Policy and Procedure for the Protection of Human Subjects of Research (see Office of Research Compliance website).  Before starting their thesis project, students must complete two steps to ensure they are in compliance:

Complete the online Institutional Review Board (IRB) training.

  • IRB Overview – Information and directions to complete this online training course
  • IRB Training – The training takes 4-5 hours and is valid for 4 years after completion

After the online training is complete, students should complete and submit an application form to the IRB for approval of their research project.

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