Records Retention Changes in ARROW

January 13, 2023

This spring, OVCRGE ARROW IT and IRB will begin the process of permanently deleting applications from ARROW that have reached their scheduled record retention period.


November 28, 2022

With the latest ARROW patch, the PI appointment page in IRB ARROW has been streamlined.

ClinicalTrials.Gov ARROW Question

May 18, 2022

UW HRPP has resources to help you complete the page in ARROW, including a new website.


April 14, 2022

Tips for ceding review to external IRBs along with information about a new question about depositing in dbGAP added to the ARROW cede application.

ARROW Application Wizard Updates

March 28, 2022

The Non-Protocol-Based Application will be listed first in the ARROW Application Wizard.

Issues Pending Timer Changes

March 24, 2022

Study teams will receive reminders at 15 and 30 days prior to the study being routed to Pre-submission and a deadline reached notification at day 45.

Sending Applications Back to Pre-Submission

February 11, 2022

Applications missing significant information or ancillary approvals required for the pre-review process to be completed may be sent back to pre-submission.

Non Protocol-Based Application Now Live

January 11, 2022

The non protocol-based application (nPBA) went live in ARROW on December 19th.

Updated Questions Coming to ARROW

December 15, 2021

Beginning December 18, all new nPBA applications and all existing PBA applications will show new questions about registering studies with

Non-Protocol Based Application Coming Soon

December 14, 2021

The new ARROW application designed for minimal risk research without a standalone protocol will be available soon.