NU Facts

Use the following information to complete your proposal application

Name of applicant

  • Northeastern University
  • Office of Research Administration & Finance
  • 360 Huntington Avenue
  • 540-177 HU
  • Boston, MA 02115‐5000

Identification Numbers

  • Employer Identification Number (EIN): 041679980
  • NIH Entity Number: 1‐041679980A1
  • Tax Exempt Number: E‐041679980
  • Participant Identification Code (PIC) : 998448064

Animal Welfare Number


Human Subjects Assurance

FWA00004630; Institutional Review Board (IRB): #01

NSF Institutional Code


CAGE (Commercial & Government Entity Number)


CEC (Contractor Establishment Code)


Commonwealth of Massachusetts State Vendor Code

041678890N 0065





DHEW Civil Rights Compliance Number


For NSF Proposals

Project/Performance Site Primary Location Information: the address should be 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115‐5005 (you cannot use the 02115‐5000 zip code for this field on the NSF Cover Page)

Institutional Authorized Official/Authorized Representative

  • Dana Carroll
  • Associate Vice Provost of Research Administration

Person to be contacted on matters involving your application

To identify the Grant Officer for your department/college/unit, select the appropriate dropdown on the Contact by Department/College webpage.


Suffolk County

Congressional Districts

District 7 (Representative Ayanna Soyini Pressley)

Accrediting Body

  • New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC)
  • Initial Accreditation: 1940 Last Review: 2008 Next Review: Fall 2018


Dr. Joseph E. Aoun

Chairman of the Board

Richard A. D’Amore

University Incorporation Date

March 30, 1916

Tax Exempt Date

November 30, 1934

Agreement Dates

  • DHEW Civil Rights Agreement Title VI: December 16, 1991
  • DHEW Section 504 Rehabilitation Act: June 22, 1977
  • DHEW Title IX Agreement: July 5, 1977
  • Age Discrimination Policy: 1975
  • Handicapped Policy: June 3, 1977
  • Sex Discrimination Policy: 1991

Facilities & Administrative Rates (aka: overhead or indirect costs) and Fringe Benefit Rates

Current Rate agreement.

Any questions: Contact your Grant Officer

Last Updated on March 15, 2022