ESTR/ Submit an IRB Application

Please click the following link to log into ESTR

To login into the system, you will need to provide your Harvard Key/HUID and password. If you have forgotten your PIN/password, please click here to reset it or request a new PIN.  If you do not have an HUID, one can be requested for you by an Harvard Sponsor (i.e. Harvard affiliate/primary contact or Principal Investigator) by completing the authorized ID Request Form. Please click here for additional information.

ESTR Training

For training and additional questions, contact the ESTR Help Desk at

ESTR Support, Job Aids, and Other Resources 

Click here to access the ESTR support Site which includes guidance, job aids, and reference materials.

ESTR Glossary – Summary of terms associated with features of the Electronic Submission Tracking and Reporting (ESTR) system.


ESTR Help Desk

For technical issues or questions about the system, please contact the ESTR Help Desk at

For questions about a specific submission or application, please contact your department assigned Review Specialist.