Policy Number

RI 301

Date Issued


Document Type

Policy (open access)


Institutional Animal Use and Care Committees (IACUCs) are self-regulating entities that, according to U.S. Federal law, must be established by institutions that use laboratory animals for research or instructional purposes. The IACUC is mandated by law to oversee and evaluate all aspects of an institution's animal care and use program.

Responsible Party

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs


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