Facilities and Administrative Rate
(Indirect Cost Rate)
rate is applicable to grants with beginning dates of July 1,
2009 and forward.
60% of Salaries, Wages and Fringe Benefits
Off-campus programs: 27% of Salaries,
Wages and Fringe Benefits
Colleges and Universities Rate Agreement
for FY2010 through FY2012
Colleges and Universities Rate agreement for FY2013 and
The Facilities and Administrative Rate (also known as Indirect
Cost Rate) for Winthrop University is reviewed and approved
by the US Department of Health and Human Services (US DHHS) -
Cost Allocation Division, the
Federal cognizant agency for Winthrop University.
This rate should be used in all grant applications, both Federal
and Non-Federal, submitted by the University, unless the
program guidelines specifically state a rate less than
Winthrop's Facilities and Administrative Rate or prohibit the
recovery of administrative overhead costs.
Any variance from the application of this rate must be approved
by the Director, Winthrop Office of Sponsored Programs and