REAMS Web-guidance

Applicant and Supervisor access to REAMS

To gain access to REAMS as an Applicant or Supervisor please click the button below.


What is REAMS?

REAMS is the Research Ethics Application Management System for Lancaster University. It is an electronic ethics application review system that allows us to submit, review and approve ethics applications for staff and MPhil/PhD students. Click here to watch a short video explaining how to submit an application in REAMS.

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Further guidance can be found on the REAMS: User guides and video tutorials page.

Why is REAMS being introduced?

REAMS replaces the previous paper-based system and allows us to provide a consistent, accurate, secure and efficient ethics application process.

Please remember to consult the University Research Ethics web page along with your Faculty Research Ethics web page before you begin your application: FHM, FST, FASS and LUMS

Who is REAMS for? Accordion

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Further support and queries

For ethics-related queries please contact your Faculty Ethics Officer:

For questions related to the REAMS system please email

Further advice and guidance can be found on your Faculty Research Ethics web page:

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