Animal Research

It is our policy to assure the care and use of animals for research, teaching, and testing is done in accordance with applicable federal and state laws or regulations (HOP 7-1310). The research carried out by UT Austin aims to advance knowledge in important biological systems, as well as seek to identify novel targets for the development of therapies and diagnostics applicable to addiction, cancers, Alzheimer’s disease, autism, and many other diseases or disorders.

News and Alerts

Spring 2023: New and Revised IACUC Guidelines and Policies and Announcements

Please review this document for new and revised Guidelines and Policies, as well as an important new service from the ARC. Contact the IACUC office or join a during virtual office hours if you have any questions.

IACUC Virtual Office Hours

IACUC staff are holding open virtual office hours via Zoom on the first and third Tuesday of every month at 10-11a.m. Attend our virtual office hours by joining our Zoom meeting:



IACUC Virtual Office Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 am



IACUC Virtual Office Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 am


Accredited by AAALAC Logo
PHS Animal Welfare Assurance Number: D16-00592 (A4107-01)
AAALAC Accredited Since October 29, 2001
USDA Class R Research Facility. Customer ID: 1453. Certificate: 74-R-0029

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