Institutional Information


Applicant Organization

Corporate/Legal Name

The Regents of the University of California
Address and Phone Office of Research
160 Aldrich Hall
Irvine, CA 92697-7600

Telephone:  (949) 824-7295
Fax:  (949) 824-2094
I.R.S. Employer Identification Number (EIN)
This is a multipurpose tax identification number assigned to all entities which employ people, pay pensions, or open business bank accounts. This number is usually requested from Federal sponsors on their application cover page or their Representation and Certification pages.

For Public Health/NIH proposals only:  195-2226406-A1
Dun & Bradstreet (DUNS) Number
Data Universal Numbering System, this is the number assigned by Dun and Bradstreet, which provides the University's credit rating to inquirers.

Unique Entity Identifier (UEI)
A unique number that is required in order to do business with the federal government.

System for Awards Management (SAM) (formerly Central Contractor Registration (CCR)) Expiration date: January 5, 2022
Contractor Establishment Code (CEC) 12161045F
Congressional district
Providing a district allows the government to see how federal dollars impact districts.
45 - UCI Main Campus
46 - UCI Medical Center
47 - Long Beach VA Medical Center
CAGE Number: Commercial and Government Entity Code
This number identifies companies doing or wishing to do business with the federal government. This number is assigned by the Defense Logistics Information Service.
Federal Interagency Committee on Education (FICE) Number
This identifier indicates that we are an educational institution and is requested by some of the federal agencies on their application cover page or their Representation & Certification page.
Minority Serving Institution Designations

Asian American, Native American, and Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI); and

Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI)

Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE)
Number used to identify UCI in dealings with the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education.
National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)
This is a classification system categorizing the activities and purposes of nonprofit organizations.    
B43 – Higher Education, University or Technological
Nonprofit Program Classification (NPC)
This system categorizes the programs of nonprofit organizations.
B03.04 – Postsecondary Education
North American Industry Classification Number (NAICS)
This number is assigned to any entity (industry, educational, etc.) to classify the type of industry it is.
National Institutes of Health Institutional Profile Number
This code is assigned by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to identify our institution – the code is to be identified on the NIH application page.
NSF Institutional Code
This code is assigned by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to identify our institution – the code is to be identified on the NSF application page.
IRB Federalwide Assurance (FWA) Number
This code identifies that the University has an IRB in place that meets federal standards and that we are approved to conduct research involving human subjects.
00004071, approved January 31, 2003
Animal Welfare Assurance Information
This information confirms that the University is approved to use animals in our research and that we have facilities that meet federal standards for the care of animals.

PHS Assurance D16-00259 (A3416-01)
valid 2/3/20 - 2/28/24

USDA Registration #93-R-0434

AAALAC #000238
Curent Accreditation 2018 - 2021
Full Accreditation since 1971

Financial Officer
The University’s Financial Officer to whom checks should be mailed.
Beata Najman, Director, Extramural Funds Accounting
120 Theory, Suite 200
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-1050
(949) 824-0265
Checks Payable to:
The Regents of the University of California
Wire Transfer: Non-federal Awards
The deposit-only account info to wire any non-federal funds to the University.
Please contact the appropriate Contract and Grant Officer for this information.
 Facilities and Administration (F&A) Cost Agreement 
As a recipient of Federal funds, the University is required to negotiate a facilities and administrative (F&A) cost rate agreement to establish F&A cost rates for use with UCI's extramural awards.
Date of Agreement:  May 29, 2019
Base for Indirect Costs:  Modified Total Direct Costs (MTDC)
Period of Agreement:  July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2021
Type of Agreement: Predetermined
Cognizant Agency Contact Information:
Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Helen Fung (415) 437-7820

Cognizant Audit Agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Office of Inspector General
Office of Audit, Suite 3-650
90 7th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Cost Accounting Standards
Federal government regulations require recipients of federal awards to file a formal disclosure to the federal government of cost accounting practices.

Cost Accounting Standards Disclosure Statement (Form DS-2)
Name and address of the Cognizant agency where disclosure statement is filed:

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Director, Division of Cost Allocation
700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 2300
Bethesda, MD 20875

Date filed: April 19, 2012
Type of Organization - Corporate Status Public non-profit educational institution incorporated under the laws of California
Federal Tax Status

Tax exempt under Section 501c (3) of the Internal Revenue Code; letter dated September 8, 1982

IRS Form W-9

State Tax Exemption:  California Code IRS 1954 501(c)(3) 1982, State Tax Exemption Letter
State of Incorporation/Date California - State Legislative Act of 1866
Misconduct in Science Assurance (PHS Form 6349)
Last filed April 15, 2019
Participant Identification Code (PIC)
Assigned by the European Commission, this number indicates that the University has registered its standard legal and financial information.

UCI's PIC:  999467340

UCI's LEAR:  Michael Kusiak

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