New UNI Facilities and Administrative (Indirect) Cost Rate - Effective July 1, 2013

Effective July 1, 2013, UNI's federally negotiated facilities and administrative (indirect) cost rate increased from 31.5% to 33.8% of modified total direct costs (MTDC) for on-campus sponsored projects and 13.5% of MTDC for off-campus projects.

University policy is that facilities and administrative costs are to be included in sponsored program budgets and maximized at the full applicable and allowable rates.

The new rate does not apply to awards received or proposals submitted prior to July 1, 2013.

For more information on facilities and administrative costs and to view UNI's cost rate agreement, see UNI Facilities and Administrative Costs.