Regulations & Guidance



Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine, College of Agriculture, including the Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station Outlying Units, and Harrison College of Pharmacy are accredited by AAALAC International. This accreditation demonstrates AU's commitment to responsible animal care and use.


Animal Welfare Assurance

Auburn University maintains an Assurance that it will comply with the Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. This Assurance sets forth the responsibilities and procedures of AU regarding the care and use of animals


USDA Registration

Auburn University is registered with the USDA as a Class R - Research Facility under the Animal Welfare Act (7 U.S.C. 2131 et seq.).


Federal Regulations and Guidance


Auburn University IACUC Guidelines


Auburn University Guidance