Revised Common Rule


All studies approved after January 21, 2019 will be required to comply with the Revised Common Rule.
In most cases, the Common Rule changes will not impact your ongoing research.
The Syracuse University IRB is beginning to make changes to relevant policies and pertinent procedures in accordance with the Revised Common Rule.

For a more detailed description of the Common Rule changes, please visit the Common Rule page found here.


The Office of Research Integrity and Protections provides administrative services to university researchers to facilitate research and ensure regulatory compliance with applicable federal regulations, laws and University policies.

We hope you find this website helpful. Application forms, deadlines, information on policies and procedures and additional resources can be obtained on this website or directly from our Lyman Hall office. If you have any questions or wish to speak with someone please don’t hesitate to call 315-443-3013.

If you would prefer to send a question/comment/concern electronically or anonymously, please visit our Report A Concern webpage.