Attention Student Researchers in the Sciences and Mathematics

Prior to beginning your summer research, you must complete CITI training on Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) and submit a certificate of completion from the CITI program indicating that you have passed the Puget Sound CITI courses associated with RCR.

Please read all instructions thoroughly before proceeding with the training.


  1. Go to and register for an account. Detailed instructions on how to set up your account are found here.
  2. Once you have set up your account, complete the three modules under the "Science Student Researcher" course.
  3. Save your certificate of completion for the course and submit it here.

Questions or problems? Please contact CITI at 1.888.529.5929, or Jenna McMichael at or 253.879.2656.