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   

University Established:

  • 1965   

DUNS Number:

  • 18-619-2829   

Federal Entity Identification Number (FEIN):

  • 84-6000555   

Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN):

NIH Entity Identification:

  • 1846000555A5   


  • 1199903   

Congressional District:

  • CO-005   

UCCS Zip Code:

  • 80918-3733  

 Business Type:

  • Nonprofit, Education, and State   

Federal Determination No.:

Commercial & Government Entity (CAGE) Code Number:

  • 2T882   

North American Industry Classification System(NAICS):

  • 611310   

Human Subjects Assurance No.:

  • FWA00002481   

Colorado Sales Tax Exemption No.:

  • 98-02392-000   

Federal Sales Tax Exemption No.:

  • 84-730123K   

European Commission Participant Identification Code (PIC):

  • 912967008  

Authorized signers on sponsored program proposals and awards:

  • Executive 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: 44% 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, August 30, 2016.
  • Off-Campus Rate: 24%. 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: 28.56%
  • University Staff: 34.58%
  • Classified Staff: 35.86%
  • Students enrolled full-time: 0%
  • Students enrolled < full-time: 7.65%

Financial Audit Reports of CU

Proposal Process Flowcharts

UCCS General Institutional Description


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