Contact IRB-SBS

Direction and Hours

Please note that due to COVID-19, all staff members are working remotely until further notice.

The IRB-SBS offices are located at One Morton Dr., Suite 500. Our office hours are from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. If you need to meet with a specific member of our staff, please call ahead before you come or make an appointment.

Please note that the doors of the building are locked daily from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. The doors are also locked on weekends and on holidays.

Directions to the IRB offices from main Grounds:
Take Emmet Street north towards the Barracks Road Shopping Center.  Turn right at Morton Drive (past Subway’s and next to Bodo’s Bagels). Turn right into the parking lot of One Morton Dr. Visitor parking is available at the front of the building. The IRB-SBS staff offices are on the 5th floor in Suite 500.

Directions from Washington, D.C. via US 29:
Stay in the left lane. Beyond the US 250 overpass, turn left at Morton Dr. Turn right into the parking lot of One Morton Dr. Visitor parking is available at the front of the building.The IRB-SBS staff offices are on the 5th floor in Suite 500.

Directions from Richmond via I-64:
Take exit 118B (US 29.)  Take US-29-BUS S / Emmet Street exit. Make a right turn onto Emmet Street and then make an immediate left turn onto Morton Dr. Turn right into the parking lot of One Morton Dr.Visitor parking is available at the front of the building. The IRB-SBS staff offices are on the 5th floor in Suite 500.

Mail and Submission Instructions

Please note that due to COVID-19, all staff members are working remotely until further notice. Please email the office if you need to send materials to our office. 

There are three ways to deliver mail to the IRB-SBS. They include:

  1. Fax or Email - All hard copy documents can be faxed (434-924-1992) or sent as a .pdf attachment in an email to irbsbs@virginia.edu.
  2. Messenger Mail - UVA Messenger Mail can also be used to send items to the IRB-SBS.  The mailing address is PO Box 800392.
  3. Drop Off - Documents can be dropped off at the IRB-SBS office located at One Morton Drive, Suite 500, Room 13 between 8:00AM and 5:00PM (Off of Emmet St/29 North, next to Bodos).

Messenger or U.S. Mail:
UVA Institutional Review Board for the Social and Behavioral Sciences
P.O. Box 800392
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0392

Express Mail:
Bronwyn L. Blackwood
UVA IRB-SBS
One Morton Dr
Suite 500
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Tel: 434-924-5999