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Institutional Fact Sheet

This information is typically required for the development and submission of proposals and other agreements to various external agencies. Additional information can be found here.

Institutional Data

Sponsored Research: 4019 E. Fowler Ave., Suite 100, Tampa, FL 33617-2008

USF: 4202 E. Fowler Ave., Tampa, FL 33620-6900

County Hillsborough County
County Geographical & Statistical Data Campus Accreditation USF Facts & Statistics, USF Fact Book, Hillsborough County Census Bureau Quick Facts, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
Entity Number, Employer I.D. Number (EIN), and Federal I.D. Number


North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code 611310
Dun and Bradstreet (DUNS Number)


Type of Applicant/Institution

H: Public/State Controlled Institution of Higher Education

The University of South Florida is a 4-year public non-profit university. General Information Blurb for Proposals

Carnegie Classification: Doctoral/Research Universities--RU/VH: Research Universities (very high research activity) Community Engagement: Outreach & Partnerships

USF is a tax-exempt organization under section 115 of the Internal Revenue Code. USF is an educational agency of the State of Florida created pursuant to Florida Statutes 240.2011, subsection (5). Certification Letter and State Stature Authorization Page, Tax Exemption Letter, Tax Exemption CertificateW-9 Form

Congressional District Applicant FL-014
Congressional District Program/Project See US House of Representatives
Participant Identification Code (PIC) for European Collaborators 992108047


Signature Authority
Authorized Signatures

Proposal applications that require Signature Authority (i.e., applications submitted via should be submitted for signature to:

Eric Kern, M.B.A.
Director of Sponsored Research
Office of Research & Innovation
University of South Florida
4019 E. Fowler Ave., Suite 100
Tampa, FL 33617-2008
Phone: 813-974-2897
Fax: 813-974-4962


Budget/Financial Information
A-1333 Single Audit 2013-2014 State of Florida Audit
USF Financial Statement Audit USF Financial Audit
Facilities and Administrative Cost Rates

Facilities and Administrative Cost Rates

See also Sponsored Research Fact Sheet

Fringe Benefit Rates

Fringe Benefit Rates

See also Sponsored Research Fact Sheet

Salary Rate Limitations

NIH Salary Limitations

NIH Maximum Graduate Student Stipend

Minimum Salary Postdoctoral Scholars

NSF Consultant Payment

See also Sponsored Research Fact Sheet


Agency Specific Information
NSF Institutional Code 00 1537 0000
Federal Interagency Committee on Education 00 1537 0000
Institutions (FICE) Code  
DOD FICE Code 001537
Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGE) 1F202
Institutional Profile File (IPF) Number for NIH 513807
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) Darryl Mayes