Standard Proposal Information


Legal Name Augsburg University
Official Address 2211 Riverside Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, 55454-1350
Type of Organization Private Institution of Higher Education
DUNS 078679347
Federal Employer ID Number (EIN) 41-0694721
Federal Non-Profit Status IRS 501(c)(3) since May 1919. Updated to reflect name change to Augsburg Universiy 2/22/2018.
System for Award Management (SAM) Active until 11/2017
Congressional District MN-005
SWIFT Vendor ID 0000198223
Location Code 002
Authorized Official

  • for proposal submission
  • for award acceptance and contracting
Jay D. Tacke Peterson, Director of Grants & Sponsored Programs

Karen Kaivola, Provost; Beth Reisenwebber, Chief Financial Officer; or

Paul Pribbenow, President

Mailing Address for Checks Attn: Jay D. Tacke Peterson

2211 Riverside Avenue, CB 136, Minneapolis, MN 55454

Financial Contact Carole Kampf, Senior Accountant

2211 Riverside Avenue, CB 308, Minneapolis, MN 55454

Fringe Benefit Rate  

Effective 6/1/2017 to 5/31/2018

Staff:        28.5%* year round

Faculty:     28.5%* contracted academic months; 7.65% (FICA) non-contracted summer months

Students:  0% academic months; 7.65% (FICA) summer months

* Fringe benefits are estimated at 28.5% and include FICA, retirement, disability insurance, worker’s compensation, life insurance, unemployment insurance, and health insurance. Actual costs for fringe benefits are charged (billed) to the sponsored project at the time the cost is incurred, according to salary dedicated to the project, selected benefits package, and other variables applicable to the individual employee.

Facilities and Administration (F&A) Rate
a.k.a.  Indirect Cost Rate or overhead
Effective 6/1/2013 to 5/31/2018    
View Augsburg’s F&A Rate letter.
On Campus: 32% MTDC*

Off Campus: 10% MTDC*

*MTDC excludes capital equipment items ≥$5,000, patient care, tuition remission, off-site facilities rental, scholarships, fellowships, and the portion of each subgrant or subcontract in excess of $25,000.

Cognizant Agency: Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Arif Karim, (241) 767-3261

Date of agreement: 4/11/2014

Type of Rate: Predetermined

Use for all grants and contracts (unless a different rate is required by the sponsor).