Research Management System (RMS) User Guide


Welcome to the Research Management System (RMS), a comprehensive data and compliance management system from A-Tune Software, Inc.  RMS covers all aspects of UCI's animal care and use program, including:

  • Compliance - IACUC oversight of animal-use protocols
  • Operations - Animal ordering, identification and billing
  • Animal Welfare - husbandry, animal care and veterinary services

RMS is a web-based product with a single point of access for researchers, administrators and veterinary staff.

An optional AUP template is available under the Downloads section. This template contains many of the questions in the RMS online application and allows the researcher to input their answers and plan their animal protocol before submitting in RMS.

Go to RMS Website


Any questions or need training in RMS?

Frequently Asked Questions

RMS User Guide Index

Introduction to RMS

Starting a Submission

Responding to the Pre-Review


Annual Reviews

Finding the Number of Animals Used




News & Announcements

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