Administrative Information

11/23/2020

   
AALAC Accreditation Number 001742
Animal Welfare Assurance Number D16-00507 (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
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:
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Cognizant Audit Agency: The Federal agency with which FAU negotiates its indirect cost rates. 
US Department of Health and Human Services 
Division of Cost Allocation 
330 Independence Avenue, SW, Cohen Building, Room 10-67,
Washington, DC 20201
Congressional District 22nd (Main Campus);
Place of Performance (Campus Locations) - Jupiter 18th;
Dania Beach - 23rd;
Fort Lauderdale - 20th;
Davie - 23rd
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 Sepember 29, 2020, 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 NEW FY21 FY22 FY23 FY24  
Major Function  7/1/20-6/30/21 7/1/21-6/30/22 7/1/22-6/30/23 7/1/23-6/30/24
Organized Research 49.50% 51.00% 52.50% 52.5% On Campus
Instruction 52.50% 49.00% 49.00% 49.00% On Campus
Other Sponsored Activities 37.50% 30.00% 30.00% 31.00% On Campus
Off Campus 26.00% 26.00% 26.00% 26.00% Off Campus

Provisional Rates will remain as those cited for fiscal year ending June 30, 2024 until amended
Federal Interagency Committee on Education (FICE) Code 1481
Financial Administrator Heather Saunders
Director, Research Accounting
561.297.0127, researchaccounting@fau.edu
Fringe Benefit Rates
FY21/22
Eff 7/1/2021
Faculty & PostDoctoral 30%
Professional/Exempt (AMP) 38%
Non-Professional/Non Exempt (SP) 52%
Temporary/Hourly (OPS) non FICA Alternative 5.7%
Temporary/Hourly (OPS) FICA Alternative 2%
Student employees (OPS) 0%
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 (primary) - Colleges, Universities and Professional Schools
541330 - Engineering Sciences;
541620 - Environmental Consulting Services;
541714-Research and Development in Biotechnology (except Nanobiotechnology);
541715 - Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering and Life Sciences (except Nanotechnology and Biotechnology);
541720 - Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities;
541990 - All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
NIH Misconduct in Science Contact Office of Sponsored Programs for date of recent annual report (Form PHS 6315)
Official Authorized to Sign for Institution
Miriam Campo
Assistant Vice President for Research
561.297.0853, sponsoredprograms@fau.edu
Organizational Component Code (DHHS) 20
Salary Increase Rate 3% Annually for Each Year of the Proposal
Standard Industry Code (SIC) 8221
This classifies the type of industry.
System for Award Management (SAM) www.sam.gov
Type of Organization Public, state supported institution of higher education; Hispanic-Serving Institution
Unique Entity ID (Listed in SAM) Q266L2NDAVP1 Effective April 2022, this number replaces the DUNS number currently being used on proposal applications.