About Research Animal Care and Safety
The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign provides high-quality care and promotes the health and well-being of animals used in research and teaching while ensuring the training and safety of our faculty, staff, and students.
The following campus units share the responsibility for the care and welfare of animals used in research and teaching:
- Agricultural Animal Care and Use Program (AACUP)
- Division of Animal Resources (DAR)
- Illinois Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
- Occupational Health and Safety Programs (OHS)