Frequently Needed Information for Proposals

Legal Name Regents of the University of Colorado, a body corporate, on behalf of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs
NIH IPF Code: 1199903
Human Subjects Assurance No.: FWA00002481
Business Type: Nonprofit, Education, and State
Colorado Sales Tax Exemption No.: 98-02392-000
Commercial & Government Entity (CAGE) Code Number: 2T882
Congressional District: CO-005
DUNS Number: 18-619-2829
Federal Entity Identification Number (FEIN): 84-6000555
NIH Entity Identification: 1846000555A5
Federal Exemption ID No.: 84-730123K
Federal Determination No.: Exemption Issued Under IRS Code 501(c)3. Download the Letter of Exemption (PDF)
Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN): 84-6000 555 Download Signed W9
University Established: 1965
UCCS Zip Code 80918-3733
Authorized signers on sponsored program proposals and awards:
  • Director, Office of Sponsored Programs and Research Integrity
  • Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and Faculty Development
  • Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
  • Chancellor
Facilities & Administrative (indirect) Cost Rate:
  • On-Campus Rate: 43% x Modified Total Direct Costs (MTDC)
    MTDC excludes equipment ($5,000 or more per unit with a useful life of one year or more), capital expenditures, charges for patient care, tuition remission, rental costs of off-site facilities, scholarships, fellowships, participant support costs, and the portion of each subgrant and subcontract in excess of $25,000. Negotiated with the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, March 26, 2015.
  • Off-Campus Rate: 23%. The project is conducted entirely off-campus or the project budget includes rent for facilities and more than 50% of the salaries and wages support effort at the rented facility. If you feel that you have an off-campus project, contact Gwen Gennaro(255-3153 or to discuss this.
  • Download the F and A Rate Agreement
Fringe Benefit Proposal Rates:
  • Faculty & Staff: 29%
  • Students: 7.65%
Financial Audit Reports of CU
  • Audit Reports of CU - links to Office of State Auditor; scroll to University of Colorado System