Sponsored Programs

Facilities & Administrative (Indirect Cost) Rates

Cognizant Agency Contracting Officer:

Linda B. Shipp, Contracting Officer
Office of Naval Research (ONR)
Indirect Cost Branch (ONR0242, Rm 372)
875 North Randolph Street, Suite 1425
Arlington, VA  22203-1995

Voice: (703) 696-8559
Fax: (703) 696-2870

linda.shipp@navy.mil

USU Faculty Guide to Facilities & Administrative Costs

Click Here for a PDF document that explains what F&A is and how it is distributed and utilized at USU.

Utah State University F & A Rates (Agreement Date: May 12, 2015)

These rates are effective July 01, 2014, for all new & revised sponsored program activities.

TYPE FROM TO ON CAMPUS OFF CAMPUS BASE APPLICABLE TO:
Fixed 07/01/14 06/30/15 41.60% 19.26% (a) Organized Research (1)*
Fixed 07/01/14 06/30/15 41.60% 19.26% (a) Organized Research (2)**
Fixed 07/01/14 06/30/15 52.60% 26.00% (a) Instruction
Fixed 07/01/14 06/30/15 22.45% 16.73% (a) Other Sponsored Activities

These rates are effective July 01, 2015, for all new & revised sponsored program activities.

TYPE FROM TO ON CAMPUS
OFF CAMPUS
BASE APPLICABLE TO:
Fixed 07/01/15 06/30/16 43.11% 15.30% (a) Organized Research (1)*
Fixed 07/01/15 06/30/16 43.11% 15.07% (a) Organized Research (2)**
Fixed 07/01/15 06/30/16 54.36% 26.00% (a) Instruction
Fixed 07/01/15 06/30/16 21.22% 16.56% (a) Other Sponsored Activities

Base: (a) Modified Total Direct Costs (MTDC)

*Organized Research (1): Applies to all Non-DoD Instruments, all DoD Grants and to DoD Contracts awarded before November 30, 1993.
**Organized Research (2): Applies to only DoD Contracts awarded on or after November 30, 1993 in accordance with and under the authority of DFARS 231.303(1).

When an RFP calls for a calculation of the lesser of Total Federal Funds or our Institution's Federally Negotiated Rate see this link for how to calculate the lower of the two rates.