Office of Sponsored Programs

CITI Course in the use of Human Subjects Required for Students

Tips to make registering for the CITI Program a little easier!  


 For Step 1: Select Your Organization Affiliation.  Enter William Paterson University in the text box. (Do not register as an Independent Learner.)

 Steps 2 through 6: Enter the typical registration details.  (In Step 5, select “No” to the question regarding Continuing Education credits.)

 Step 7Select the following answer choices.

Question 1: Group 3, William Paterson University Students

Question 2: Not at this time

Question 3: Leave blank

Question 4: No

Question 5: No

 You may exit and return as many times as needed to complete the program. A score of 80% is required to obtain certification.


OSP Open Office Hours via Zoom

We are hosting multiple sessions for three topic areas: IRB; Pre-Award/General Inquiries; and Post-Award.  Please drop in any time during the scheduled session to ask questions or to find out more about our services. No RSVP is necessary.  Just click the link to the Zoom meeting and join as your schedule allows.

IRB Pre-Award/General Inquiries Post-Award


OSP Training Videos

The OSP has produced training videos to provide basic information on proposal developmentaward management as well as specific instructions for completing the Project Approval Sheet for new proposals and the Conflict of Interest Disclosure Form.  The videos can also be opened on our  Training webpage.

Virtual Submissions to the OSP and IRB

IRB:  Complete and submit new protocols by email to  Use this online form to submit annual, modification and completion reports and report problems:  

New Projects and Ideas:  Interested in beginning to work on a project, a proposal or finding funding for an idea?  Please email Kate Boschert (

Award Management: Contact Anna Baiata ( regarding signatures, requests or submissions to your sponsors.  

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Room 218
Office Hours
Monday to Friday:
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
by Appointment