Click Compliance System


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Help Desk:, 517-355-2000

As many research projects require complex regulatory oversight, the VP of Research and Innovation provides for a central system.

Please contact your research office or the Click Help Desk with any questions, contact information is listed below.

  1. Click Help Desk,; 517-355-2000
  2. IRB,, 517-355-2180
  3. IACUC,, 517-432-8103
  4. IBC,, 517-355-0153
  5. Radiation,, 517-355-0153
  6. Stem Cell,, 517-355-0153

Learning Resources

Click Helpful Hints Guide (PDF)
General tips on system navigation, searching for locations

Module-Specific Learning Resources
Module Hands-On Training Guides and Videos Q & A
IRB IRB Guides and Videos IRB Q&A
IACUC IACUC Guides and Videos IACUC Q&A
Biosafety Biosafety Guides and Videos Biosafety Q&A
Radiation Safety Rad Safety Guides and Videos
Stem Cell Stem Cell Guides Stem Cell Q&A

Getting Access to Click

Click uses MSU NetID login and MFA authentication.  Current faculty, staff, and students have access to the system.

  • New Faculty

    To access Click prior to their start date, new faculty members must first obtain and activate their NetID.

    Once the NetID is activated, the faculty member's department must submit a generic eARM form to request access as a Click Affiliate.

  • Students Not Currently Enrolled

    Students not enrolled in classes for the current semester will not have access to Click, even if they are listed on a Click project.

    To access Click when not currently enrolled, the student's department must submit a generic eARM form to request access as a Click Affiliate.

  • External Researchers (Non-MSU affiliates)

    External team members can be added to a project through a document upload. External research personnel only need login access to view or edit the study. Contact the Primary Investigator or the Helpdesk if you aren't sure if you need login access.

    Request a NetID to Login to Click

    1. The sponsoring department must go to the NetID - Department Sponsored Accounts webpage  and select “Login-only NetID Request Form for Individuals” and complete the Qualtrics form.

    2. The researcher must activate the NetID and login to to establish their MFA credentials.

    3. The sponsoring department must submit a generic eARM form to request access as a Click Affiliate.