You must submit an Animal Use Protocol (AUP) application and have an approved animal use protocol from the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) before you begin any work, either on or off campus, that utilizes animals in any capacity for performing your job or any affiliated work with the University of Montana.
Graduate students are required to list an advisor's or mentor's (i.e. a faculty member) as the "principal investigator."
I. Animal Use Protocol (AUP)
One of the following:
- Lab Animal, Animal Use Protocol (AUP) or
- Wildlife, Animal Use Protocol (AUP) or
- Observational, Animal Use Protocol (AUP)
In addition to the AUP application, submit the appropriate forms listed below if applicable. Complete all sections and certify that each user has obtained proper training and OH&S information for use of each agent BEFORE use. For more information about filing these forms, please read the AUP instructions.