New Investigators

If you will be conducting animal research at the University of Colorado Boulder (CU Boulder) as a Principal Investigator, there is a great deal of information that you are responsible for knowing. The IACUC Office is here to help you navigate through the maze. Please feel free to contact the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Office at 303-492-8187, or, with any questions you may have.

In addition, see Getting Started for an overview of how to navigate the administrative and compliance requirements involved in working with vertebrate animals. Explore our website for more helpful information. The Online Resources page will be particularly helpful to you as you begin the process of conducting animal research.

If you are a new principal investigator, contact us at to request that you or your key lab personnel are on the IACUC listserv to receive important updates. We hope the information on this website is helpful. Let us know if you have any suggestions for improving this website to better help you.

Thank you,

The IACUC Office