University Fees

The University of Miami’s, Human Subject Research Office (HSRO) will assess the following fees:

  1. HSRO Processing Fee: A fee that is charged according to submission type (see below HSRO fee schedule) and applicable to all industry supported studies.

  2. External IRB Administrative Fee: A one-time fee charged to a new submission and applicable to all industry supported studies (see below HSRO fee schedule). 

All fees will be collected through a Central Workday Journal and will post to  spend category SC08007 - Interdepartmental  / Intercompany  - IRB Protocol Review Fee

The account/driver information provided in the billing activity will be used to process HSRO fees. If a sponsored account has not been established prior to the submission, the appropriate account to be used for payment is the corresponding Departmental IRB account number.

HSRO Fee Schedule

Effective January 30, 2004. Next revision date is *October 1, 2020

Submission Type Type Fees
New Studies $3,000 
Continuing Review $1,300
Request for Modification,
there are two types:

Other parts of the study

Study team member Information No charge
 Modification & Continuing Review 

when submitted simultaneously $1,800
Final Review $250
External IRB Administrative $1,500 



Central IRB (sIRB) for Multi-site Research

Fees are currently being revisited.