REDCap Getting Started Request a New Project

Request a New Project

Please allow 1-2 business days for your request to be reviewed and approved.

  1. Log into REDCap:

You can access the system using your Partners username and password.

Only users with Partners usernames and passwords will see the option to "Request New Project". 

  2. Click “Request New Project” tab on the home page:

  3. Complete the project information and click "Send Request".

"Practice/Just for Fun" projects are not supported on the REDCap production site. For testing and evaluating REDCap features, please access the training/demo site:

Please complete all the *required fields.  Some items are reported to Vanderbilt University and the REDCap Consortium. In addition, Harvard Catalyst and Partners HealthCare are also collecting information and tracking metrics.  Information collected is used to provide continuous support and resources to the program.

If you are collecting data for the purposes of human subjects research, your IRB protocol must be entered prior to moving your project to production.  This field can be updated at a later time during project development by navigating to the project's Project Setup > Modify project title, purpose, etc. page.

  4. Receive an E-mail Notification

When your project is approved, you’ll receive an automated email message informing you that project has been created.

If REDCap Administrators have any questions about your project request, they will contact you directly.

Please allow 1-2 business days for your request to be reviewed and approved.

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