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Pre-Submission Checklist

Note: This checklist cannot be submitted. It is for your personal use to ensure that your IRB application is complete. This is the same checklist the IRB Secretary will go through when initially checking your application.

All contact information is complete and correct.
If principal investigator is a student, faculty listed as co-investigator is listed.
If principal investigator is a student, faculty sponsor has signed.
Principal investigator has signed the application
If consent is not a full-length consent document requiring a signature, a Request for Waiver/Modification of Consent has been attached.
All subject recruitment methods are listed
If research is for thesis/dissertation, review committee has approved it.
All consent documents have been included.
All researchers listed on the project must complete CITI training and include their CITI username in Item 3.
All surveys, questionnaires, information sheets, etc. are included


Faculty or staff may submit protocols to the IRB via email using an official BYU email account (i.e. Please send protocol to the IRB Secretary at

All student researchers must submit in hard copy. Please bring one (1) printed unstapled copy of your completed application to the ORCA Office (A-285 ASB).