OSP Resources

Institutional Information

Frequently Requested Northern Illinois University Information

Essential Information
Legal Name of Applicant Board of Trustees of Northern Illinois University
Payee Northern Illinois University
Year NIU Founded 1895
Year NIU Incorporated 1899
County DeKalb
State Districts 70th Illinois
35th Legislative (Senate)
Federal District 16th Representative
City Ward 6th
Zip Code 60115-2860
Important Numbers
Animal Welfare Assurance Number A-31660-01 
CAGE Number 2H667
DHHS-PMS PIN (USDA proposals) 6440
DUNS Number 001745512
FEIN (Federal Employment Identification Number) 36-6008480 or I36-6008480A1
FICE (Federal Interagency Committee of Education Institution Code) 001737
Human Subjects Assurance Number FWA00004025 (effective 7/22/11 – 7/22/16) 
IRB 1 ID # 00000559
IRB 2 ID#  00003073
J1-Visa Designation P1-3087
NAICS (North American Industry Classification System) 611310
NIH-IPF# 6118001
NIU unemployment insurance account number 0001605 6
OPE ID# 001737-700
ORG Code 17376000
Permanent Index Number 01-32-302-006-0000
Radioisotopes Number IL-01773
SAM Registration Expiration 30-Jan-2015
Tax Number E-9990-9601-05
TPIN (Trading Partner Identification Number) 1997J308314
Unit Code for Business with State 100064401
Legal Applicant
Board of Trustees of Northern Illinois University 
Northern Illinois University Office of Sponsored Projects 
DeKalb, IL 60115 
Telephone:  815-753-1581 
Fax:  815-753-1631 
Authorized Institutional Officials
Dara C. Little, Director of Sponsored Projects
Lesley Rigg, Interim Vice President for Research
Administrative Official to Notify of Awards
Dara C. Little
Director of Sponsored Projects
Northern Illinois University
Office of Sponsored Projects
DeKalb, IL 60115

Telephone:  815-753-1581
Fax:  815-753-1631
Email:  asosp@niu.edu
Checks/Payment
Make checks payable to:
Northern Illinois University
Grants Fiscal Administration
Attention:  Linda Blair
DeKalb, IL  60115
Negotiated F&A Cost Rate Agreement
The F&A (previously known as indirect costs) rates set for Northern Illinois University are negotiated with the US Department of Health and Human Services (approved September 21, 2011).
On Campus, Organized Research: 47% from 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2015 PRED.
On Campus, Instruction: 47% from 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2015 PRED.
On Campus, Other Sponsored Activities: 34% from 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2015 PRED.
Off Campus, All Programs: 26% from 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2015 PRED.
Provision Rate Same as above until amended
Institutional Associations
NAMII (National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute) http://www.manufacturing.gov/nnmi_pilot_institute.html
CESU (Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit/Great Lakes – Northern Forest) http://www.cesu.psu.edu/