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Application Deadlines

All IRB applications should be filed as soon as they are ready, as both expedited and exempt from continued review applications may be reviewed on a rolling basis (applications will still take 2-3 weeks for review). All full IRB applications should be filed by the following deadlines:

***IMPORTANT: IRB proposals are due one week prior to committee meeting dates. Proposals received after the due date will not be processed until the following IRB meeting date.***


Proposal due date IRB meeting date
September 20, 2016 September 27, 2016
October 18, 2016 October 25, 2016
November 15, 2016 November 22, 2016
December 6, 2016 December 13, 2016
February 14, 2017 February 21, 2017
March 21, 2017 March 28, 2017
April 11, 2017 April 18, 2017


Summer proposals can be reviewed on a case by case basis. Contact the IRB secretary to submit a summer proposal.

All meetings are scheduled at 3:30 p.m. in the dean of faculty office.


Stay In Touch
With IRB
Snail Mail
Institutional Review Board
Mail Code DO
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Phone + Email
Fax: 413.559.5676