Research and Graduate Studies

Institutional Information for Proposals

Name of Legal Applicant / Awardee Institution / Fiscal Agent

The University Corporation 

Applicant Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number

The University Corporation
California State University, Northridge
18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge, CA 91330-8232
Phone: 818-677-2901
Fax: 818-677-4691 

Authorized Institutional Representatives

(Officials authorized to commit the University, as well as to negotiate and sign grants and contracts) 

Crist Khachikian, Ph.D., Associate Vice President
Research and Graduate Studies
California State University, Northridge
18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge, CA 91330-8222
Phone: 818-677-2138
Fax: 818-677-4691


Mr. Scott Perez, Director
Office of Research & Sponsored Projects
California State University, Northridge
18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge, CA 91330-8232
Phone: 818-677-2901
Fax: 818-677-4691

Ms. Shirley Lang, Assistant Director
Office of Research & Sponsored Projects
California State University, Northridge
18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge, CA 91330-8232
Phone: 818-677-2901
Fax: 818-677-4691
shirley.lang@csun.edu

Type of Organization

  • Public/State Controlled Institution of Higher Education

  • Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI)*

  • Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI)**

*A Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) is defined as an institution of higher education that—
(A) is an eligible institution; and
(B) has an enrollment of undergraduate full-time equivalent students that is at least 25 percent Hispanic students at the end of the award year immediately preceding the date of application.

**The term ‘Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving institution’ means an institution of higher education that—
(A) is an eligible institution under section 312(b); and
(B) at the time of application, has an enrollment of undergraduate students that is not less than 10 percent students who are Asian American or Native American Pacific Islander. (Ed.gov, 2011)

Please note: CSUN is not a Minority Serving Institution.

[The definition of Minority Serving Institution as defined in the Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program (MSEIP). This list of “minority institutions” was compiled based on the definition of “minority institution” found in § 365(3) the Higher Education Act (HEA) (20 U.S.C. § 1067k(3)). § 365(3)’s definition of “minority institution” applies to the MSEIP and other programs that reference this definition. For more information on this, reference the website http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/edlite-minorityinst-list.html.]

Tax Status

Tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Letter dated May 20, 2003

DUNS Number (Data Universal Numbering System) for The University Corporation

055752331 

Federal Tax ID Number (EIN) for The University Corporation

95-1992732

Checks should be made payable and mailed to:

The University Corporation
18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge, CA 91330-8309 

Performing Institution

California State University, Northridge 

DUNS Number (Data Universal Numbering System) for California State University, Northridge

037760126

Federal Tax ID Number (EIN) for California State University, Northridge

94-6001347

Congressional District

30th (CA-030) 

State Assembly District

38th

State Senate District

19th

NIH-IPF Number (Institutional Profile File)

0513617

DoD CAGE Code (Commercial and Government Entity)

9L024

NSF Organization Code

0011536001

OPE ID Number (USDE Office of Postsecondary Education)

00115300

SIC Code (Standard Industrial Classification)

8221

Primary NAICS (North American Industry Classification System)

611310

Animal Welfare Assurance Number

A3915-01

Human Subjects Assurance Number (FWA or Federalwide Assurance)

FWA00001335

Cognizant Federal Agency (Agency Name, POC Name and Phone Number)

DHHS (US Department of Health and Human Services), Patrick Smith, 415-437-7820 

F&A Rate Agreement Date (also referred to as Indirect Cost Rate)

Period covered by F&A Cost Rate Agreement

July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2015 

Fringe Benefit Rates

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