From: UF Division of Sponsored Programs <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Gray,Stephanie
Sent: Monday, June 10, 2019 9:40 AM
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Subject: [UFRESEARCH-L] Updated F&A Rate Agreement


Good morning,


The University has finalized the new four year Facilities & Administrative (F&A or indirect cost) rate agreement with DHHS.  A new rate agreement is posted at:  The rates remain constant with those in effect over the past four years (research at 52.5%).  All applications and agreements are expected to use the appropriate federally negotiated rate unless there is a policy exception in place per the University’s Procedures and Directives:


As a reminder, key definitions including off campus and other sponsored activity are available at:


UFIRST has been updated with the updated information, however as you complete applications not leveraging UFIRST SF424 please note the new rate agreement date is 05/20/2019. 


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.



Stephanie Gray
Assistant Vice President & Director, Division of Sponsored Programs

Division of Sponsored Programs | Office of Research
213 Grinter Hall | PO Box 115500 | Gainesville, FL 32611-5500
P: 352-392-3516 | [log in to unmask]