ARROW (Application Review for Research Oversight at Wisconsin) is the online system for submission and review of IRB applications used by all IRBs at UW-Madison.


  1. Accessing ARROW and the NetID Process
  2. What if I can’t find someone in ARROW?
  3. Completing the funding pages
  4. Working with Reviewer Notes

Experiencing Technical Difficulties?

All ARROW questions for the HS IRBs should be directed to This email is staffed during general working hours, Monday-Friday. When possible, please include the IRB protocol number and be as specific as possible about the problems you are experiencing. The more information we have about issues you are encountering, the better we can assist you.