Only Signing Officials can register their institutions with the NIH. Follow these directions to register your institution.
Complete the online Institution Registration Form and click Submit.
Agency will send you an email with the link to confirm your email address.
Once email address is verified, the Agency will review your request and let you know of the result via email.
If your request is denied, you will get an email notifying you of the reason.
If your Request is approved, you will get an email with your Commons user id and temporary password.
Log in to Commons with temporary password and system will prompt you to change temporary password to the permanent one.
Contact SO will be prompted to electronically sign your registration request. (Please review your registration information carefully).
Once contact SO has electronically signed the request, your organization will be active in Commons and you may Create and maintain additional accounts for your institution staff.