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Legal Name (for grants and contracts): University of Southern Indiana

Institutional Address: 8600 University Boulevard Evansville, IN 47712

Authorized Organizational or Institutional Representative: Dr. Amy Chan Hilton - Director, Office of Sponsored Projects and Research (OSPR) 

USI Grant Accountant - to be notified if/when an award is made:

DUNS Number: 180524274


Carnegie Status: Masters Level Two

DHHS Federalwide Assurances (FWA) for the Protection of Human Research Participants:FWA00007505    

USI IRS Tax Exempt Status Letter (pdf)

USI Foundation 501(c)(3) Determination: Contact Office of Sponsored Projects and Research 

Federal Congressional District: Congressional District IN-008

Indiana House District: 76

Indiana Senate District: 49

Facilities & Administrative Costs Rate: USI has a Facilities & Administrative Costs (F&A) rate (also known as Indirect Cost) for use on grants, contracts and other agreements with the Federal Government (negotiated with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services). USI's on campus rate is 47% of modified total direct costs (MTDC). Modified total direct costs consist of all direct salaries and wages, applicable fringe benefits, materials and supplies, services, travel, and up to the first $25,000 of each subaward (regardless of the period of performance of the subawards under the award). Please see the PDF below for more information. 

F & A Rate Agreement (pdf)

Faculty and Staff Salaries: Contact Office of Sponsored Projects and Research at 812-465-7000 or

Fringe Benefits: The fringe rate for summer projects is 7.65 percent. The fringe benefit rate for student employees, when enrolled in classes, is zero. Contact a grant administrator at 812-228-5149 for further budgetary assistance.

Travel Reimbursement Rates