FederalWide Assurance

Ferris State University has been granted approval of a FederalWide Assurance (FWA) by the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP). FWA is the only type of assurance accepted and approved by OHRP. Through the FWA, Ferris State University commits to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that it will comply with the requirements in the HHS Protection of Human Subjects regulations at 45 CFR part 46.

Ferris State University FWA number: FWA00022583

Approval is found on the OHRP Webpage. The webpage is used to verify active OHRP-approved FWA's.