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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 15, 2015 September 22, 2015
October 13, 2015 October 20, 2015
November 10, 2015 November 17, 2015
December 8, 2015 December 15, 2016
February 9, 2016 February 16, 2016
March 15, 2016 March 22, 2016
April 12, 2016 April 19, 2016


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