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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. See USF Sponsored Research Fact Sheet  (updated 03/29/2024).

Institutional Data

Sponsored Research 3702 Spectrum Blvd., Suite 165 Tampa, FL 33612-9445

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)
System for Award Management (SAM Unique Entity Number-- UEI) 


North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code 611310

Dun and Bradstreet (DUNS Number)

Entity, Employer I.D. & Federal I.D. numbers

06-968-7242 and USFSP 103917378


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.

In 2023 USF joined the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU). USF is the first public university in Florida to be invited to join the AAU in nearly 40 years and is now one of only two institutions from the State University System of Florida to serve as an AAU member.

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:

Sponsored Research
Stephanie Rios, Assistant Director 813-974-6095


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 

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