KSU Fact Sheet and Institutional Information

Please use this information for all applications to external funding agencies.
Contact sponprog2@kennesaw.edu with any questions related to proposal submission.

PDF version of institutional information for applications
  • Applicant Information
  • Applicant Organization:
    Kennesaw State University Research and Service Foundation, Inc.
  • Address:
    1000 Chastain Road, MD 0111
    Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591
  • Email:
  • Employer Identification Number (EIN):
  • Contracting Entity (KSURSF) DUNS Number:
  • Performing Site (KSU) DUNS 
  • Corporate and Government Entity (CAGE) Code:
  • Legislative Districts:
    U.S. House of Representatives 11th
    Georgia Senate 37th
    Georgia House of Representatives 34th
  • Human Subjects Federal Wide Assurance (FWA) Number:

KSU Indirect Rate Agreement

  • Indirect Cost Rates
  • On Campus
  • Off Campus

Effective Period: 07/01/2018 - 06/30/2021

Cognizant Agency and Contact: Darryl W. Mayes, Department of Health and Human Services, 301-492-2855

KSU's federally negotiated indirect cost rate for on-campus projects is based on total direct costs excluding capital expenditures (building, individual items of equipment; alterations and renovations), and that portion of each subaward in excess of $25,000. Off-campus rate is used when more than 50% effort is expended off-campus.

  • Fringe Benefits
  • 9-Month Faculty (Academic Year)
  • 9-Month Faculty (Summer)
  • 12-Month Faculty and Staff
  • Part-Time Staff (<30 hours/week)
  • Students

Fringe benefits are calculated in grant budgets using the above rates, consistent with University practice for budgeting. 

  • Official Points of Contact
  • Administrative Official:

    Ms. Renita Wiley
    Director, Sponsored Programs Administration, Office of Research
    585 Cobb Ave, MD 0111
    Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591

    Room: 3425, Kennesaw Hall
    Phone: (470) 578-6790
    Fax: (470) 578-9110
    Email: rwiley15@kennesaw.edu

  • Authorized Organization Representative: 

    Dr. Phaedra S. Corso
    Vice President for Research, KSU
    Chief Operating Officer, KSURSF
    585 Cobb Ave, MD 0111
    Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591

    Room: 3424, Kennesaw Hall
    Phone: (470) 578-6046
    Fax: (470) 578-9110
    Email: sponprog@kennesaw.edu