Institutional Information

Institutional Information for Sponsored Programs

University's Legal Name

Sacred Heart University, Inc.

Sacred Heart University Federal Identification Number

1-06-0776644-A1

Sacred Heart University Tax ID Number

06-0776644

Sacred Heart University DUNS Number

07-539-3348

Tax Exempt Status

501(c)3

Type of Organization

Private, Non-Profit University

Human Research Protections Federal-wide Assurance Number

FWA000024754 

Human Research Protections Institutional Review Board Number

IRB00010712

Congressional District for Sacred Heart University

Fourth

Fringe Benefit Rate
Based on Annual Base Salary (ABS)

 

          Full-Time Employees (Faculty & Staff)

35%

          Full-Time Employees (Faculty & Staff)
            For payment above and beyond ABS
            (Summer or additional academic year payments)

9%

          Part-Time Benefits Eligible Employees
            Benefit eligible employee must be scheduled to work 1,000 hours
            or more annually

35%

          Part Time Non-Benefits Eligible Employees
            Non-benefit eligible employee must be scheduled to work less than
            1,000 hours annually

9% 

          Graduate Assistant or Undergraduate Research Assistant

0%

Indirect Cost Rate
Based on salaries and wages, excluding fringe benefits; to be calculated on
all salaries and wages, including students.

Effective 7/1/2015 – 6/30/2019

SHU Indirect Cost Rate 2019

          On-campus rate

63%

          Off-campus rate

18.9% 

Authorized Representatives for the University

The authorized representative for the University signs applications and proposals 
on behalf of SHU and accepts, reviews and executes grants and contracts. All sponsored 
project applications and awards must be processed through the Office for 
Sponsored Programs. 

Funda Alp, Executive Director
Office of Sponsored Programs

Sacred Heart University’s Official Address

5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825-1000