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Budget Development

Facilities and Administrative Rate

(Indirect Cost Rate)
Rate:  This rate is applicable to grants with beginning dates of July 1, 2009 and forward.

On-campus programs:     60% of Salaries, Wages and Fringe Benefits

Off-campus programs:     27% of Salaries, Wages and Fringe Benefits


Rate Approval: 
            Colleges and Universities Rate Agreement for FY2010 through FY2012

             Colleges and Universities Rate agreement for FY2013 and FY2014
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 Research.


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