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Applicant Organization Florida Atlantic University
Division of Research, Sponsored Programs
777 Glades Road, Building 104, 3rd Floor
Boca Raton, FL 33431-6424
561.297.0777; Fax 561.297.2573
Cage Code 7B713  
Carnegie Classification 2000 RU/H: Research Universities (High Research Activity)  
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Numbers Search:  
Cognizant Audit Agency: The Federal agency with which FAU negotiates its indirect cost rates.   
Cage Code 7B713 US Department of Health and Human Services   
SIC 8221 Division of Cost Allocation   
NAICS 611310 330 Independence Avenue, SW, Cohen Building, Room 10-67,
Washington, DC 20201
Congressional District 22nd C.D. (Main Campus)
Allows the government to see how federal dollars impact districts.
County Palm Beach County  
Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) Number 004147534
This is the number assigned by Dun & Bradstreet, which provides FAU's credit rating to inquirers.
Employer ID Number (EIN) Please contact your Proposal & Contract Administrator for the EIN.  
Facilities and Administration Costs (Indirect Costs)
Effective July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2020
Effective July 1, 2014, these are the official University rates as a percentage of Modified Total Direct Costs (MTDC) for the following research funding functions:

F&A Rate Agreement
  Major Function  Federal and Corporations
  Organized Research 49.50%
  Instruction 52.50%
  Other Sponsored Activities 37.50%
  Off Campus 26%
  Effective Feb. 2016, the official university rate for Industry-Sponsored Clinical Trials is:  
  Industry Clinical Trials 31% (TDC)
Federal Interagency Committee on Education (FICE) Code 1481  
Financial Administrator
Research Accounting
Heather Saunders
Director, Research Accounting
561.297.0127, heather@fau.edu
Research Integrity (IRB/IACUC) C. Elisa Gaucher, M.B.A.
Assistant Vice President for Research Integrity
561.297.2318, egaucher@fau.edu
Fringe Benefit Rates   FY 20/21
    Eff 07/01/20
  Faculty 30%
  AMP 40.5%
  SP 53.5%
  OPS 9%
  Students 0.00%
AAALAC Accreditation Number 001742  
Animal Welfare Assurance Number D16-00507/(A3883-01) (Note: this is an institutional Number)
Individual projects must be reviewed by the FAU IACUC and are given a separate IACUC approval Number.
Contact Research Integrity: 561.297.2318
Human Subjects Assurance Number
(also known as Federalwide Assurance Number)
FWA00000157 (Note: this is an institutional Number)
Individual projects must be reviewed by the FAU IRB, and are given a separate IRB approval Number.
Contact Research Integrity: 561.297.2318
Mail Checks To: US Postal Service (USPS)
Florida Atlantic University
PO Box 198660
Atlanta, GA 30384-8660

Local and National Overnight Couriers
Bank of America Lockbox Services
Lockbox 198660
6000 Feldwood Road
College Park, GA 30349
Make Checks Payable To: Florida Atlantic University  
North American Industry Classifications System (NAICS) 611310  
NIH Misconduct in Science Contact Sponsored Programs for date of recent annual report (Form PHS 6315)  
Office of Post-Secondary Education (OPE ID): 001481  
Official Authorized to Sign for Institution Miriam Campo
Assistant Vice President for Sponsored Programs
561.297.0853, campom@fau.edu
Organizational Component Code (DHHS) 20  
Pre-Award & Contract Negotiation Miriam Campo
Assistant Vice President for Sponsored Programs
561.297.0853,  campom@fau.edu
Research Safety Committee (Radiation incl. X-Ray and Laser Safety, Recombinant DNA, Diving/Boating Safety) Environmental Health and Safety  
Salary Increase Rate 3% Annually for Each Year of the Proposal  
Standard Industry Code (SIC) 8221
This classifies the type of industry.
(The SIC number is being replaced by the NAICS number)
System for Award Management (SAM) https://www.sam.gov/SAM/  
Travel Information Click here for travel expense checklist.  
Tuition When tuition is allowed by a sponsor, only the matriculation portion of the tuition fees may be charged to sponsored projects. Review sponsor guidelines for tuition and stipends amounts allowed. FAU's tuition breakdown is available here.  
Type of Organization Public, state supported, higher education institution (F.S. 1001.71)
Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI)

 Last Modified 8/10/20